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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which cluster of meteors does Stone believe he is floating in?
(a) Myrmidone cluster.
(b) Aquarid cluster.
(c) Aquarius cluster.
(d) Pleiades cluster.
2. When did Burton die?
(a) 4 days ago.
(b) 5 days ago.
(c) 2 days ago.
(d) 2 days ago.
3. What did the children have for supper?
(a) Pizza and funnel cakes.
(b) Chocolate ice cream cones and hamburgers.
(c) Strawberry ice cream and hot dogs.
(d) Tacos and cotton candy.
4. When the men circle back to their rocket on Venus, how much food do they have left?
(a) 1 days worth.
(b) 4 days worth.
(c) 2 days worth.
(d) 3 days worth.
5. How old is Peter?
6. What does Stone compare meteors to?
(a) A dust storm.
(b) A kaleidoscope.
(c) Shooting stars.
7. Where do the officers of the rocket ship eat supper?
(a) In the town.
(b) Inside the rocket.
(c) On card tables outside.
(d) On blankets outside.
8. How much does Willie believe that the whites should be paid an hour?
(c) 10 cents.
(d) 20 cents.
9. In the "The Long Rain", how many men are walking in the rain?
10. Whose house does Hattie walk to while she asks the children to stay at home?
(a) The minister's house.
(b) Elizabeth Brown's house.
(c) The doctor's house.
(d) Amy Peters's house.
11. From what country are many of the workers in First City?
(b) United States.
12. What time do the man and woman go to bed in "The Last Night of the World"?
(a) 11:00 p.m.
(b) 11:30 p.m.
(d) 10:30 p.m.
13. What crop is growing in the tilled mountain fields?
14. Who else had a dream in "The Last Night of the World"?
(a) David Nickerson.
(b) Brian Williams.
(c) Stan Willis.
(d) Charles Nelson.
15. What time does Captain Hart walk into the city accompanied by Lieutenant Martin and an assistant?
(a) 10 a.m.
(b) 1 p.m.
(c) 3 p.m.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is a little boy located who sees Hollis enter Earth's atmosphere?
2. What does the woman have to turn off in "The Last Night of the World"?
3. How long ago does Applegate say that he blackballed Hollis with the Rocket Company?
4. How long has Doug's father been going off into space?
5. What do Hernando and his wife use for a bowl?
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