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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. What is Kelvin's prior relationship with Gibarian?
(a) Gibarian is an old friend of Kelvin.
(b) Kelvin has never met Gibarian but corresponded with him.
(c) Kelvin has never met Gibarian but read all his work.
(d) Gibarian and Kelvin were rivals who disliked each other.
2. What is the name of the space ship Kelvin takes from Earth to Solaris?
3. What does Snow tell Kelvin when he asks about Sartorius?
(a) to come back in an hour
(b) to talk with Sartorius
(c) to stop asking questions
(d) to go stay in his quarters
4. What did the physicists at first consider Solaris' ocean?
(a) a complex plasmic mechanism
(b) a pseudoorganic form
(c) a photopsychic form
(d) a quasiorganic organism
5. What does Kelvin find in his pocket?
(a) a crushed cigarette
(b) the key to his aparment on Earth
(c) a note from Gibarian
(d) a ring he once gave to Rheya
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Snow have on his hands?
2. Where is Gibarian?
3. In Gibarian's room, what does Kelvin discover the scientists have been directing at the ocean?
4. Who led the first expedition to land on Solaris?
5. Before the discovery of Solaris, why did scientists think a planet like Solaris could never contain life?
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