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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What city vanishes when Richard is flying a plane at the beginning of the novel?
(b) San Diego.
(c) Los Angeles.
(d) San Francisco.
2. What is the word for one of the core ideas that Atkins describes to Richard and Leslie?
3. How does Richard describe Leslie's hair at the beginning of the novel?
(c) Black as night.
(d) Reddish brown.
4. What does Tink give Leslie and Richard after they land the seaplane?
(b) Hard hats.
5. In what government agency does Ivan work?
6. Why does Attila kill his guard?
(a) The guard called him a terrible name.
(b) Because the guard cannot see Leslie and Richard.
(c) He is jealous.
(d) The guard disobeyed him.
7. What does Richard say he was once terrified of in Chapter 1?
8. Who says, "We have some required courses: Survival, Nourishment, and Shelter."
(a) Leslie's mother.
9. How do the couple that Leslie and Richard meet in Chapter 11 know they are Americans?
(a) By their hats.
(b) By their accents.
(c) By their shoes.
(d) By their hairstyles.
10. Where is William's Air Force base located?
(b) North Dakota.
11. What nickname does Richard call Leslie in Chapter 8?
12. What does the young Leslie's family think of her as stated in Chapter 6?
(a) That she's stubborn and strange.
(b) She is an excellent singer.
(c) She doesn't work hard enough.
(d) She is special and needs all their support.
13. What form does Pye take in Chapter 7 when Leslie asks her what "higher perception" they could have chosen?
(a) Blue-white star.
14. What question does Richard ask Attila that makes him act violently?
(a) How do we get out of here?
(b) Where can we stay the night?
(c) Where are the nicer tents?
(d) Why are you so frightened?
15. What does Tatiana say when the sirens go off?
(c) Volcano eruption!
Short Answer Questions
1. What drives right through Leslie and Richard in Chapter 7?
2. What did Lieutenant Wyatt write on the chalk board?
3. When there are sirens going off, what does Ivan take from the closet?
4. What city does Richard say the young Richard might drop a hydrogen bomb on?
5. What does Attila the Hun try to do to Leslie when she is in the desert tent?
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