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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. Where are William and Susan Travis from?
2. What is the name of the movie producer who wants to hire Ettil as an advisor for a movie about the Mars invasion?
3. What song is being played on the bandstand at the beginning of "The Fox and the Forest"?
4. In "No Particular Night or Morning", when does the lunch bell ring?
5. What time does Mink say zero hour will be?
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 Drill promise the children if they help with the invasion?
5. What does Mr. Machen say would happen to the banned authors if all their works were destroyed?
6. Why does Saul Williams kidnap Leonard Mark?
7. Why has the city waited twenty thousand years for men from Earth?
8. How does Bodoni take all his children into space?
9. What did the city do to the captain of the rocket ship?
10. Where else are children playing Invasion?
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 how greed destroys happiness in "The Visitor". Use examples from the story.
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