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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long did the nuclear war last in the Northern hemisphere?
(a) thirty-seven days
(b) one week
(c) six months
(d) one year
2. What are Dwight and Peter ordered not to do on the upcoming cruise?
(a) stay longer than planned
(b) sail above the water
(c) tell the crew what their mission is
(d) bring anything or anyone contaminated on board the ship
3. Where was Peter stationed when the war started?
(a) on board the U.S.S. Scorpion
(b) at the Naval Base in Melbourne
(c) at a radar station in Tasmania
(d) on board the H.M.A.S. Anzac
4. How long as it been since Peter had an assignment?
(a) a year and a half
(b) a year
(c) seven months
(d) seventeen months
5. Where is the USS Swordfish, another nuclear powered submarine?
(a) off the coast of South America
(b) off the coast of France
(c) down in the Antarctic
(d) in the Persian Gulf
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Peter hoping for?
2. After the war, where was a conference held to assess the situation?
3. Who is in command on the USS Scorpion?
4. What is the only sign of life at Queensland?
5. Why does Peter not take the car to Melbourne?
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