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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Dwight think forty percent of his crew will not return to the Scorpion?
(a) they want to die on land
(b) they cannot stand being submerged
(c) they are tired of useless trips
(d) they have Australian girlfriends
2. What social gathering have Peter and Mary just hosted as the story opens?
(a) a formal dinner
(b) a barbecue
(c) a family reunion
(d) a sock hop
3. What has Peter rigged up to carry the baby or groceries?
(a) a little red wagon
(b) a four-wheel buggy
(c) a two-wheel carriage for the back of his bicycle
(d) a canvas backpack
4. After the war, where was a conference held to assess the situation?
(a) Wellington, New Zealand
(b) Sydney, Australia
(c) Christ Church, New Zealand
(d) Falmouth, Australia
5. Who do Peter and Mary invite to their house to keep Dwight entertained?
(a) Mary Paul
(b) Caroline Moresby
(c) Moira Davidson
(d) Jennifer Holmes
Short Answer Questions
1. What will happen when the radiation covers the Southern hemisphere?
2. How did the war escalate?
3. What does the USS Scorpion find when it emerges near Queensland?
4. Why is there a shortage of fuel?
5. Why is the USS Scorpion able to sail in spite of the fuel shortage?
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