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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does GIlgamesh loose on his way back from heaven?
(a) A youth-giving plant.
(b) His jewels for his wife.
(c) His own soul.
(d) His father's soul.
2. Who in Hindu was the father of the Hindi 12 gods?
3. What did Sitchin credit the Neflim with?
(a) Killing off prehistoric humans.
(b) Advancing humanity and also for the stories of the Great Flood
(c) Creating creative artwork.
(d) Creating the Bible and documenting their inventions.
4. In Sitchin's estimation, how many years ago was mankind "refreshed"?
(a) 6,000 years ago.
(b) 80,000 years ago.
(c) 20,000 years ago.
(d) 11,000 years ago.
5. What did the gods seem to wear to help them fly?
(a) Jet packs.
(c) Goggles, weapons, and earphones.
6. Who was Yam resurrected by?
7. In Chapter 4, which god (and son of Anu) was revealed to have created man and ruled from Nippur?
8. Gravitational pull from what planet pulls Marduk?
9. What does the word "Nefilim" mean?
(a) The gods among us.
(b) The giants.
(c) Our friends from Neptune.
(d) Those who fell to Earth.
10. Sitchin thought that Akkad, a kingdom, predated Assyria by how years?
11. What area did Hades reign?
(a) The ocean.
(b) The land.
(c) The underworld.
(d) The heavens.
12. 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 sail boat.
(c) A jet pack.
(d) A space ship.
13. What type of orbit is the above planet on?
(a) A circular orbit.
(b) An elliptical orbit.
(c) A square orbit.
(d) An oblong orbit.
14. According to Sitchin, the domestication of animals occurred during what time?
(a) Ice Age.
(b) Paleolithic age.
(c) Neolithic period.
(d) Mesolithic period and the Middle Stone Age.
15. What did the Sumerians believe Pluto was?
(a) A moon in Shar's orbit.
(b) A star.
(c) A very mad planet-god.
(d) A wayward planet.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why was Anu's son cast from heaven?
2. Who became Anu's lover after 555 B.C.?
3. How does Neptune quiet the sun?
4. How many major Sumerian gods are there?
5. Before Copernicus, what did the Greeks and Romans think about the universe?
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