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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. At the beginning of "Highway", how long has it been since Hernando has seen a car on the road?
2. What type of lighting is in the room where two girls are playing in "The Last Night of the World"?
3. When did the narrator have a dream in "The Last Night of the World"?
4. How many illustrations are on the Illustrated Man?
5. What holiday is Father Peregrine dreaming of as he thinks of his upcoming journey to Mars?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to the first Sun Dome that the men found?
2. Why didn't the white people follow the black people to Mars?
3. Why couldn't the men collect themselves and formulate a plan?
4. What does David McClean recommend that George and Lydia do with the nursery?
5. Why does Doug sneak his father's uniform out of the sleeping room?
6. Why is Captain Hart irritated at the beginning of "The Man".
7. What does the driver of the ancient Ford tell Hernando has happened?
8. Will Captain Hart ever find the man?
9. Why is Father Peregrine chosen to be the captain of the missionaries?
10. Why is Venus sometimes called China?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast how Doug and his mother feel about space. Use examples from "The Rocket Man".
Essay Topic 2
In "The Man", Martin and the Captain disagree on who "The Man" is. Discuss who they think the man is and why.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the conflict that occurs in "The Marionette".
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