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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is waiting for Manfred at his hotel?
2. What smell does Rod find overpowering?
(a) Methane gas.
(b) Oil leak.
(c) Rotten eggs.
(d) Burning flesh.
3. Who is getting a good grasp of the surface operations?
4. What does Davy take out of his pocket?
5. How much time does Rod have to complete his drilling assignment?
(a) 9 furlongs.
(b) 6 weeks.
(c) 3 months.
(d) 12 days.
6. Who does Rod recruit for his assignment?
(a) Johnny and Davy.
(b) Joseph and King.
(c) Allen and Mark.
(d) Peter and Stuart.
7. Who hears the blast before slipping into unconsciousness?
8. Who is relieved to hear the news of the death of the men?
9. Who gives Rod a needle full of morphine?
10. Who is the manager of the Reduction works?
11. What area does Manfred want to drill through?
(b) Big Dipper.
12. How far up do Rod and King need to push the boat?
(a) 700 ft.
(b) 900 ft.
(c) 1000 ft.
(d) 800 ft.
13. Whose house does Rod go to under summons?
14. Who allows Big King to charge up the blasting holes which also saves time?
15. What does Rod get an estimate for the repair of?
(d) Range Rover.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who has Dan fallen in love with?
2. Who is the old rival that competes with Johnny?
3. Who doesn't wait the mandatory thirty minutes after each blast?
4. Who nurses his thumb listening to the news?
5. Who boils the mercury to release the gold?
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