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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What ship rescues Ford and Arthur?
(a) An interstellar freighter
(b) The Space Trucker
(c) A passing Teaser
(d) The Starship Heart of Gold
2. What is the significance of the location where the Heart of Gold picked up Ford and Arthur?
(a) It is the geographic center of the universe.
(b) It was the location where the Heart of Gold originates from.
(c) It is the same sector where Zaphod picked up Trillian.
(d) There is a black hole there.
3. Resistance is...
4. After saying "Hi there!," the ship's computer prints out a ribbon of ticker tape. What does the tape say?
(a) The probability figure that Zaphod was about to ask it for.
(b) "What can I do to help you?"
(c) A telephone number.
(d) "I want you to know that whatever your problem, I am here to help you solve it."
5. Why does Ford order so much beer at lunchtime?
(a) It is a muscle relaxant.
(b) It is a psychological stabilizer.
(c) It is a memory disabler.
(d) The world is about to end, and Ford wants to remember the taste.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long can you survive in space with a lungful of air?
2. Who saved Ford and Arthur?
3. Why is Arthur Dent's house being demolished?
4. What does Arthur wish he listened to?
5. What sits in a corner of the control cabin of the Starship Heart of Gold?
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