The Diamond Age, or, Young Lady's Illustrated Primer Test | Final Test - Easy

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Multiple Choice Questions

1. When Hackworth goes to Seattle to see his ex-wife, how do the two communicate?
(a) Indirectly, through their daughter Fiona.
(b) Via text messages.
(c) Affectionately, as if they had never been apart.
(d) In a formal, Victorian manner.

2. When Carl Hollywood meets with Lord Finkle-McGraw, what does Lord Finkle-McGraw say regarding Elizabeth?
(a) Elizabeth has left the Victorians in order to join the Drummers.
(b) Elizabeth has left the Drummers in order to join CryptNet.
(c) Elizabeth has left Cryptnet in order to join the Drummers.
(d) Elizabeth has left the Victorians in order to join CryptNet.

3. Which of the three girls who possess original Primers is the first to leave the Academy?
(a) Fiona.
(b) Elizabeth and Fiona together.
(c) Elizabeth.
(d) Nell.

4. Madame Ping explains that members of the New Atlantis phyle have what sort of fantasies?
(a) To attain the Victorian's level of sophistication.
(b) To attain the Victorian's level of power.
(c) To imagine they are part of a Drummers' ritual.
(d) To experience the freedom of Thetes.

5. Why do the men drink ashes at the conclusion of the Drummer ritual?
(a) To integrate the sacrificed person with the community.
(b) To increase the flame of passion in their hearts.
(c) To fully extinguish the fire.
(d) Drinking the ashes is much like smoking.

6. What is the primary goal of CryptNet as explained by Hackworth to Fiona?
(a) Cryptnet wants a new strain of mites to supplant the matter compilers upon which society currently relies.
(b) Cryptnet wants a free flow of data, known as the Seed, to supplant the Feed upon which society currently relies.
(c) Cryptnet wants a free flow of data, known as the Feed, to supplant the Seed upon which society currently relies.
(d) Cryptnet wants a free flow of data, known as the Seed, to supplant the matter compilers upon which society currently relies.

7. At the Cathay Hotel, what do Carl Hollywood's friends propose to Miranda?
(a) They offer to help her establish contact with Nell if she agrees to help them.
(b) They offer to help her advance her career if she agrees to help them find Nell.
(c) They offer to help her establish contact with Nell if she agrees to join their theatre company.
(d) They offer to help her advance her career if she agrees to join their theatre company.

8. When a grown-up Nell visits Harv in the Leased Territories, in what condition does she find him?
(a) Harv is linked to a matter compiler that regulates his heartbeat due to heart problems.
(b) Harv's forehead is linked to a matter compiler due to a bad experience at a mod parlor.
(c) Harv breathes through a tube linked to a matter compiler due to respiratory problems.
(d) Harv breathes through a tube linked to a matter compiler due to ingesting too much food made of mites.

9. As Nell nears the end of the Primer, what does she wonder?
(a) Nell wonders if the Primer is a conduit between herself and the Fist of Righteous Harmony.
(b) Nell wonders if the Primer is a conduit between herself and the Feed.
(c) Nell wonders if the Primer is a conduit between herself and another human who really loves her.
(d) Nell wonders if the Primer is forcing her into a role she does not want.

10. In what way, other than academically, does Nell's time at the Academy expand her personality?
(a) Time spent using mediatrons.
(b) Opportunities to interact with real people.
(c) Opportunities to read books besides the Primer.
(d) Virtual visits to other cities.

11. What does the Fist of Righteous Harmony try to do in the Pudong suburb?
(a) Recruit new members.
(b) Destroy Cryptnet.
(c) Burn the Seed lines that crisscross the city.
(d) Burn the Feed lines that crisscross the city.

12. In the Primer, Princess Nell learns that several castles are plagued by a problem caused by whom?
(a) The Duke of Turing.
(b) The Mouse Army.
(c) The Black Knight.
(d) The Robot Army.

13. After watching the performance of the theater company on the barge, what does Fiona decide to do?
(a) Join the Fist of Righteous Harmony.
(b) Join the theater company.
(c) Return home to her mother.
(d) Help her father to seek the Alchemist.

14. Madame Ping, who hires Nell in her first job, runs what sort of establishment?
(a) A theatre.
(b) A bakery.
(c) A restaurant.
(d) A brothel.

15. The workers of Dovetail produce goods for whom?
(a) The Thetes.
(b) The Parsis.
(c) The Victorians.
(d) The Ashantis.

Short Answer Questions

1. Early in Part Two of the novel, who does Miranda wish to find?

2. Who does Carl Hollywood manage to remotely trick while sitting in a teahouse in Shanghai?

3. From the teahouse in Shanghai, what is Carl Hollywood able to control?

4. What is the name of Rita's horse?

5. After learning from Lord Finkle-McGraw that Hackworth is safe, what does Gwendolyn decide to do?

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