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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What causes the alarms to sound?
(a) Arthur steals a planetary design award.
(b) A hostile ship lands on the planet.
(c) The mice alert the planet of Arthur's escape.
(d) Zaphod shoots a Magrathean.
2. What do the mice want?
(a) All of the characters dead
(b) Arthur's brain
(c) To hire Arthur as a consultant
(d) To ask Arthur what the ultimate question is
3. What would Slartibartfast rather be than right?
4. What do the characters find sitting next to the Heart of Gold upon their return to the surface?
(a) The Blagulon Kappa policecraft
(b) A gold statue
(c) Marvin the robot
(d) A Vogon book of poetry
5. What were the two most improbable events in the history of the universe?
(a) Zaphod getting elected Galactic President, and Zaphod stealing the Heart of Gold.
(b) Arthur arriving on Magrathea, and Arsenal winning the cup.
(c) The invention of cricket and the gin and tonic.
(d) Probably just coincidences
6. Where did Veet Voojagig go to school?
(a) University of Maximegalon
(b) University of Alpha Centauri
(c) University of Alderan
(d) University of Hooprafrinx VI
7. How does Deep Thought rank in terms of all-time thinking power?
8. 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
9. How does Marvin get on with other robots?
(a) He hates them.
(b) Very well sometimes
(c) He never sees any other robots.
(d) He ignores them.
10. What are Zaphod, Ford, and Trillian doing when Arthur arrives?
(a) Having their brains zapped
(b) Eating a feast
(c) Waiting for him
(d) Being tortured
11. What are the names of the men who get to hear the answer?
(a) Noogjull and Xuachit
(b) Loonquawl and Phouchg
(c) Hexbuj and Vuirshad
(d) Paakfert and Jivgt
12. What was the only thing dolphins did?
(b) Play in the water while having a good time
(c) Eat a lot of fish
(d) Do tricks and sing
13. What does Phouchg call the name "Earth"?
14. Who does Ford find lying face-down in the cold dust?
(c) Marvin the robot
(d) Zaphod Beeblebrox
15. What type of craft does the old man have?
(a) A warcraft
(b) A hovercraft
(c) A cruiser
(d) A skimmer
Short Answer Questions
1. How long will the new program take to run?
2. What does the Blagulon Kappa policecraft do after Marvin the robot talks to it?
3. How many cops are there?
4. What is Zaphod Beeblebrox drinking?
5. How do the the characters survive the onslaught of police gunfire?
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