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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2, The Solarists.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose voice speaks to Kelvin in the capsule to prepare him for landing?
(d) automated machinery
2. Which sun sets after Kelvin has showed and changed?
(a) the yellow sun of Solaris
(b) the green sun of Solaris
(c) the red sun of Solaris
(d) the blue sun of Solaris
3. What is Kelvin's prior relationship with Gibarian?
(a) Gibarian is an old friend of Kelvin.
(b) Gibarian and Kelvin were rivals who disliked each other.
(c) Kelvin has never met Gibarian but read all his work.
(d) Kelvin has never met Gibarian but corresponded with him.
4. How does Kelvin recognize Snow?
(a) from meeting him on Earth
(b) from news reports
(c) by his voice
(d) from his photograph
5. What does Snow say about Kelvin's arrival?
(a) Snow forgot about Kelvin's arrival.
(b) Snow sent word for Kelvin not to come.
(c) Snow heard that Kelvin's trip was canceled.
(d) Snow never knew Kelvin was coming.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes Solaris's orbit stable?
2. How long did it take for spacecraft to visit Solaris after its discovery?
3. In Gibarian's room, what does Kelvin discover the scientists have been directing at the ocean?
4. What did the biologists at first consider Solaris' ocean?
5. What does Kelvin do when he hears someone coming down the hall while he's in Gibarian's room?
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