Schismatrix Plus Test | Final Test - Easy

Bruce Sterling
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What doesn't Landau fear any longer?
(a) Public ridicule.
(b) The cold.
(c) Being alone.
(d) Death.

2. What is the signal?
(a) A meteor.
(b) A gunshot.
(c) None of these.
(d) A meteor of ice.

3. What does she hope when she has eaten her pets' undecayed flesh?
(a) That it has been poisoned and will kill her.
(b) That she will survive.
(c) All of these.
(d) That she will become the pet.

4. What isn't Mirasol meant to mention?
(a) The people who were killed.
(b) Neither of these.
(c) Both of these.
(d) The native Martians.

5. How do the gasbags communicate?
(a) Neither of these.
(b) Winds and rains.
(c) Unstable states of atmospheric dynamics.
(d) Both of these.

6. What has Dr. Afriel staked his career upon?
(a) That he can clone an antidote to symbiote bites.
(b) Neither of these.
(c) Both of these.
(d) That the pheromones in his leg will work.

7. What does Afriel wish to convey to the symbiote?
(a) The humility under which he wishes to study the Swarm.
(b) All of these.
(c) His best personal wishes.
(d) The harmlessness of his endeavor.

8. As what is Afriel supposed to address the doctor when he has been brought to her?
(a) None of these.
(b) SmartSwarm.
(c) IntelliSwarm.
(d) Swarm.

9. Who is always around to pick up the pieces?
(a) The Mechanists.
(b) Humanity.
(c) The Investors.
(d) The Shapers.

10. Who is the Regal Adviser?
(a) Arkaydea.
(b) Arcadia.
(c) Arkadya.
(d) Arkaydia.

11. What does Nikolai begin to resent?
(a) His children.
(b) His age.
(c) None of these.
(d) His wife.

12. What is considered Paradise?
(a) A world where everyone gets along.
(b) Untouched and unaltered ecosystems.
(c) A world where Superbrights rule.
(d) All of these.

13. How many years do the Investors think it will take humans to buy the secret of their starflight?
(a) Two hundred.
(b) One thousand.
(c) Two thousand.
(d) Three hundred.

14. How fast are the surface winds?
(a) Fifty miles an hour.
(b) Three hundred miles an hour.
(c) One hundred miles an hour.
(d) Two hundred miles an hour.

15. What is Arkadya that Valery is not?
(a) Covered with evidence of Mechanism.
(b) Full of false gaiety.
(c) Blonde.
(d) All of these.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Lindsay do to break the rules?

2. To whom is T-K crucial?

3. Why do Lindsay and Vera's hearts leap?

4. What does Lindsay leave behind?

5. For whom is Lindsay waiting?

(see the answer keys)

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