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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. How much do Marionettes cost?
2. How long does it take Hitchcock to smoke a packet of cigarettes?
3. In "The Concrete Mixer", what is presented to the Martians during the welcoming speeches?
4. Where does Hitchcock go after eating lunch?
5. How long had the city waited for revenge?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are William and Susan Travis's real names and where are they from?
2. What does Drill promise the children if they help with the invasion?
3. What does Bramante say will happen if only one member of Bodoni's family goes to Mars?
4. In "The Exiles", what did the captain dream every night until the week they took off from Earth?
5. What time does the narrator finish seeing the stories on the Illustrated Man?
6. How does Bodoni take all his children into space?
7. Why has the city waited twenty thousand years for men from Earth?
8. Why does Ettil believe that a Martian invasion of Earth will fail?
9. What tattoo begins to form after the narrator has seen the stories on the Illustrated Man?
10. What does Braling 2 do with Braling?
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 how the characters react when they learn that it is the "Last Night of the World" and why there is no rioting. Use examples from the story.
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