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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the only city on Mars?
2. What does the President of the United States announce as a way to curb unemployment?
(a) The New Age of Modernization.
(b) The New Age of Competition.
(c) The New Age of Space.
(d) The New Age of Exploration.
3. What is in the middle of the soldiers' formation?
(a) A space ship.
(b) A newly appointed company commander.
(c) An idol.
(d) A stake.
4. What does Winston reveal to Beatrice about her future life?
(a) That Beatrice will become destitute.
(b) That Beatrice will be barren.
(c) That Beatrice will live on Saturn.
(d) That Beatrice will marry Malachi.
5. How many soldiers are in the division being discussed at the beginning of "Tent Rentals"?
Short Answer Questions
1. What sound do the soldiers march to?
2. Who is Ransom K. Fern?
3. At the end of his multi-day party, what does Malachi give to each of the women at his party?
4. Who are the models in the MoonMist cigarette ad?
5. When the company commander arrives for a surprise inspection, which soldier is slow in rising to attention?
Short Essay Questions
1. The soldiers on Mars precisely execute their movements, such as halt or parade rest. What is unusual about their precision?
2. As the story begins and the next materialization is about to occur, the police inform the crowd that the materialization has already taken place a few blocks away. Why?
3. Why does Unk strangle the man at the stake?
4. What did the invitation to witness the materialization say regarding the relationship between Malachi and Winston? Why is this odd for Malachi?
5. Name five items that Boaz and Unk's invasion ship is carrying.
6. When Beatrice and Winston are together in Skip's Museum, why is Beatrice upset with Winston?
7. What does the man at the stake tell Unk with his dying breath?
8. What do the flags flying in front of the army barracks signify?
9. How does Malachi gain entrance to the estate in order to witness the materialization?
10. What is United Hotcake?
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