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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the gasbags communicate?
(a) Neither of these.
(b) Unstable states of atmospheric dynamics.
(c) Winds and rains.
(d) Both of these.
2. What does Nikolai do when he meets his wife's clone?
(b) None of these.
(c) Has a heart attack.
(d) Goes into shock.
3. What will be the only enemies on Europa?
(a) The Mechanists.
(b) The Shapers.
(c) The years.
4. What can Lindsay not help but do after Gomez leaves?
5. What is inside the synthetic gem?
(c) Gold flecks.
6. How many hours does Spider Rose spend examining their wares?
(a) Eight hours.
(b) Seven hours.
(c) Sixteen hours.
(d) Twenty-four hours.
7. What isn't Mirasol meant to mention?
(a) Both of these.
(b) The native Martians.
(c) Neither of these.
(d) The people who were killed.
8. What won't come to Lindsay?
(b) None of these.
9. What is the cat's name?
10. What is the thing that the Investors hit upon that she actually likes?
(a) Home improvements.
(d) Cellular regeneration equipment.
11. What is Green Rapture?
(a) A drug Lindsay has taken.
(b) The ultimate anti-boredom drug.
(c) All of these.
(d) The cure for the blahs.
12. What has killed the Queen?
(b) Lichens from the gem.
13. What does Afriel apply to impress the Swarm?
(c) Soft fabrics.
14. What unnerves the Cicadas?
(a) The shops of stone intermixed with the mounds of flesh.
(b) The walls and floor of flesh.
(c) The fact that the two alien elements are juxtaposed.
(d) All of these.
15. What is the name of the Investor pet?
(a) "Little Nose for Profits."
(b) It is untranslatable.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Landau find Wellspring?
2. What does she hope when she has eaten her pets' undecayed flesh?
3. What is the signal?
4. How many years do the Investors think it will take humans to buy the secret of their starflight?
5. What has Dr. Afriel staked his career upon?
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