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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Daniel study in school?
(a) Natural Philosophy.
2. During what month is the Minerva attacked?
3. What did Daniel's father own?
(a) A boat.
(b) A farm.
(c) An inn.
(d) A lake.
4. What did Daniel see a play about at Cambridge?
(a) Politicians who are corrupted.
(b) King Henry VIII's life.
(c) Courtly intrigue.
(d) The war.
5. How did the Duke of York find out about Hooke's experiments with dogs?
(a) Hooke wrote to him about it.
(b) Rumors spread to him.
(c) He heard a dog scream.
(d) He saw it through a window.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is van Hoek's occupation?
2. How many wagons does Leibniz take to the Fair?
3. What ocean is Daniel in when he escapes from Blackbeard?
4. Why is Oldenburg arrested?
5. Who starts a fire at Daniel's house?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Daniel meet Leibniz?
2. What did the Duke of York want to talk to Daniel about?
3. How did Jack meet Eliza?
4. What happens to Jack after his visit to Backboden?
5. Why did Daniel think he got the best education possible at Cambridge?
6. What news does the Earl of Epsom bring Daniel?
7. What frightens Jack in Backboden?
8. How does Daniel describe the beginning of his friendship with Newton?
9. What does Daniel say about England and war?
10. How does this book begin?
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