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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. What is Smith's wife's name?
2. Where does the narrator run to?
3. During what season of the year does a rocket land on a planet where a city waits?
4. How much money does Bodoni have saved?
5. What did the Captain in "The Exiles" order at the last minute from the Historical Museum?
Short Essay Questions
1. What tattoo begins to form after the narrator has seen the stories on the Illustrated Man?
2. Why does Ettil believe that a Martian invasion of Earth will fail?
3. What does Braling 2 do with Braling?
4. What does Bramante say will happen if only one member of Bodoni's family goes to Mars?
5. In "The Exiles", what did the captain dream every night until the week they took off from Earth?
6. What are William and Susan Travis's real names and where are they from?
7. Where else are children playing Invasion?
8. Why did Hitchcock decide to go into space?
9. How does Bodoni take all his children into space?
10. How did William Travis kill Mr. Simms?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Using examples from "The Exiles", discuss how technology stifles imagination.
Essay Topic 2
Using examples from the story, discuss the cycle of violence that occurs in "The Other Foot".
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the psychological and physical effects that Venus has on men in "The Long Rain".
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