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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 Saul Williams and another sick man discuss six months ago?
2. Why does Mary Morris's friend Helen call her?
3. What is Smith's wife's name?
4. What time does Mink say zero hour will be?
5. What does the tattoo show that forms on the empty space upon the Illustrated Man's back?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Bodoni take all his children into space?
2. What does Drill promise the children if they help with the invasion?
3. Why are men exiled to Mars in "The Visitor"?
4. What does Mr. Machen say would happen to the banned authors if all their works were destroyed?
5. What time does the narrator finish seeing the stories on the Illustrated Man?
6. Where else are children playing Invasion?
7. Why must clients of Marionettes, Inc., be pledged to secrecy?
8. What are William and Susan Travis's real names and where are they from?
9. What does Braling 2 do with Braling?
10. Why has the city waited twenty thousand years for men from Earth?
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 Veldt", technology becomes dangerous. Discuss the threat of ever-increasing technology, using examples from the story.
Essay Topic 3
Using examples from "The Exiles", discuss how technology stifles imagination.
This section contains 670 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)