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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 did the Captain in "The Exiles" order at the last minute from the Historical Museum?
2. What disease does Saul Williams have that put him in quarantine on Mars?
3. Where is Braling going on Thursday?
4. How old is Bramante?
5. What are the walls of the city made from?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Hitchcock decide to go into space?
2. How did William Travis kill Mr. Simms?
3. What choice does Ettil believe he has after landing on Earth?
4. Why are men exiled to Mars in "The Visitor"?
5. Where else are children playing Invasion?
6. How does Bodoni take all his children into space?
7. What tattoo begins to form after the narrator has seen the stories on the Illustrated Man?
8. Why does Saul Williams kidnap Leonard Mark?
9. Why must clients of Marionettes, Inc., be pledged to secrecy?
10. What did the city do to the captain of the rocket ship?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss how and why "The Rocket Man" is caught between two worlds. Use examples from the story.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast how the actions of the banned authors and their characters affect the astronauts and how the actions of the astronauts affect the banned authors and their characters.
Essay Topic 3
Using examples from "The Exiles", discuss how technology stifles imagination.
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