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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What type of dinosaur's ribcage is Slartibartfast's chair made of?
(b) Tyrannasaurus Rex
2. What does the old man unsuccessfully try to do to Arthur?
(a) Escape from him
(b) Kill him
(c) Sedate him
(d) Threaten him
3. What color is the old man's robe?
(c) Deep purple
4. What are Zaphod, Ford, and Trillian doing when Arthur arrives?
(a) Eating a feast
(b) Waiting for him
(c) Having their brains zapped
(d) Being tortured
5. Who are furious about the Earth's destruction?
(a) The Galactic Government
6. What is Arthur having trouble with?
(a) His eyesight
(b) His weight
(c) His thinking
(d) His lifestyle
7. Why is Slartibartfast's study a total mess?
(a) He is a slob.
(b) An earthquake
(c) It has been unused for thousands of years.
(d) The cleaning staff are dead.
8. What is the imaginary planet that Zaphod, Trillian, and Ford are on made of?
9. Who caused a war by an idle comment?
10. What is the old man's name?
11. How long will the new program take to run?
(a) Twenty million years
(b) Ten million years
(c) Twelve thousand years
(d) A nanosecond
12. Who was Yooden Vranx?
(a) An Arcturian captain
(b) A real gas
(c) All of the above
(d) The former Galactic President
13. How many times can a galactic civilization grow from a single worm in ten million years?
(a) Three times
(b) Umpteen times
(c) Once or twice
(d) Five times
14. What did the most intelligent species on Earth do with their time?
(a) Write elegant and subtle poetry
(b) Fight against the dolphins for control of the Earth
(c) Conduct elegant and subtle experiments on humans
(d) Watch movies and have a good time
15. What destroyed the combined Vl'Hurg and G'Gugvuntt fleet?
(a) A ghastly mistake
(b) A horribly beweaponed battelcruiser
(c) A small dog
(d) A black hole
Short Answer Questions
1. What is still unfinished on the New Earth?
2. What frightens Arthur in the aircar?
3. Who goes to investigate the gunfire when it stops?
4. What is Deep Thought the size of?
5. What is wrong with the ship?
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