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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where are Major Bennet Rosten and Captain Harold Luce waiting commands.
(a) In SAC headquarters.
(b) In a bunker in Wyoming.
(c) In a bunker near Washington, D.C.
(d) In a bunker somewhere in the Northeast.
2. What is Harvey driving to get home?
(a) A police cruiser.
(b) A motorcycle.
(c) A dump truck.
(d) A travel all.
3. What does Senator Jellison hear while monitoring the astronauts' radio?
(a) That the President has been killed.
(b) That the comet is going to barely nick Earth.
(c) That the comet has slowed down.
(d) That the comet is going to hit the Earth.
4. After the red alert, who joins Rosten and Luce in the bunker?
(a) A sergeant, who is assigned to stand watch at the door.
(b) The Joint Chief of Staff.
(c) The president.
(d) The vice president.
5. Who is Harvey Randall?
(a) Tim's co-worker.
(b) Tim's brother-in-law.
(c) A documentary filmmaker.
(d) The man who is datng Tim's daughter.
6. What does Tim advise the ranger?
(b) To hole up until the army arrives.
(c) To go into survival mode and plant food.
(d) To head for civilization.
7. Why do the astronauts consider aborting?
(a) They want to get back to their families.
(b) They think they can help more on earth.
(c) Their lab will likely be pelted with, at the least, high-velocity gravel.
(d) They are afraid of the future.
8. What does Jakov say about women?
(a) He does not like them.
(b) They become irrational every 28 days.
(c) They cannot be rational but a couple days out of each month.
(d) They are more rational then men.
9. What do Tim and Eileen find off the main road?
(a) A way to climb upwards.
(b) A gravel road.
(c) A dead woman.
(d) Two horses grazing.
10. Why does Fred Lauren murder Colleen?
(a) Fred is paronoid and thinks she is wiretapping him.
(b) She is married to a man Fred hates.
(c) He thinks the world is about to end so he does not care if he is caught.
(d) She has taunted him constantly.
11. What does Marie make them do?
(a) Go to look for Gordie.
(b) Wait for her son to get home.
(c) Help her with her wounded dog.
(d) Go to her house for her to get her things.
12. What does Harry do when he cannot get past the cracks in the road?
(a) Decides to camp on the side of the road until help comes.
(b) Calls the post office on his walkie-talkie.
(c) Helps the Millers with their harvesting.
(d) Hikes to Senator Jellison's ranch.
13. What does Dr. Leonilla Alexandrovna Malik want to be doing?
(a) Being a kosmonaut for which she is trained.
(b) Treat sick children.
(c) Defecting to the U.S.A.
(d) Marrying her fiance who is in space at the moment.
14. How do Tim and Eileen obtain a car?
(a) They steal one.
(b) They are unsuccessful in obtaining a car.
(c) From a car dealer who knows Tim.
(d) Someone gives them one since they don't need it.
15. Who arrives as Harvey is almost asleep?
(a) Joanne and Frank.
(b) Frank and Mark.
(c) Andy and Joanne.
(d) Joanne and Mark.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tim tell the men at the collapsed tunnel about California?
2. Who is among the officers who cuts the chains to arrest the white-robed fanatics.
3. What does Barry Price do?
4. What does Mabel see lightning hit?
5. How do Tim and Eileen manage to get away from the city?
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