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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9, Landing on Planet Earth.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why was Anu's son cast from heaven?
(a) For killing his brother Ea.
(b) For stealing from his father, Anu.
(c) For mistreating animals.
(d) For raping Ninlil (Sud).
2. In Sitchin's opinion, what did the gods try to help the Babylonian people in the biblical story about the Tower of Babel?
(a) A rocket.
(b) A jet pack.
(c) A space ship.
(d) A sail boat.
3. What did the gods seem to wear to help them fly?
(a) Goggles, weapons, and earphones.
(d) Jet packs.
4. Who became Anu's lover after 555 B.C.?
5. What does GIlgamesh loose on his way back from heaven?
(a) His jewels for his wife.
(b) A youth-giving plant.
(c) His father's soul.
(d) His own soul.
Short Answer Questions
1. What planet eventually becomes one of Earth's moons?
2. What planets were a part of seventh heaven?
3. What was engraved on the Pioneer 10?
4. What do the older planet-gods promise to Marduk if it can defeat Tiamat?
5. What brings the Greeks in contact with the Persians in 331 B.C.?
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