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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the Tralfamadorans make Billy climb the ladder?
(a) They threaten him with death.
(b) They poke him with long sticks.
(c) They shoot a ray at him.
(d) They ask him politely.
2. Where does Billy time travel to after the Carlbad Caverns?
(a) He returns to the POW camp.
(b) He travels to another family vacation.
(c) He travels to the moment of his death.
(d) He returns to basic training.
3. What are the Tralfamadorans?
(a) People who become Billy's fan club.
(b) A group of anti-war activists.
(c) A secret society of optometrists.
(d) Aliens that see in four dimensions.
4. Why are the American prisoners given showers?
(a) To warm them up after the cold railroad ride
(b) In order to humiliate the American Army
(c) To help kill the lice and germs on their bodies
(d) Because the Germans cannot stand their smell
5. What is the only book Billy can read on the trip to Tralfamadore?
(a) How Green Was My Valley
(b) The Dollhouse Murders
(c) The Valley of the Dolls
(d) The Sorrow and the Pity
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of book does Vonnegut tell his friend he is writing?
2. What is Billy's position in the war?
3. What does Billy dream about in the hospital?
4. Why does one of the Germans beat up an American prisoner of war?
5. Why did the German soldiers throw Billy into a shrubbery?
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