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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. Who is the bound man in the midst of the soldiers?
(a) Unk's best friend.
(b) Unk's company commander.
(c) Winston's best friend.
(d) A traitor.
3. Who is nicknamed Skip?
(a) Beatrice Rumfoord.
(b) Malachi Constant.
(c) Winston Rumfoord.
4. What is the name of the space corporation's rocket ship?
(a) The Whale.
(c) The Eagle.
5. Where was Noel when he got the idea of becoming a speculator?
(a) On the telephone.
(b) At a hotel.
(c) On a date.
(d) At the county fair.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Unk is cleaning his rifle in the barracks, what does Boaz encourage him to do?
2. Who are the models in the MoonMist cigarette ad?
3. What does Winston reveal to Malachi about Titan?
4. Who is Moncrief?
5. As Unk marches to his ship with the rest of his unit, what is Unk carrying?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Ransom's philosophy actually help him in business?
2. When the reader is first introduced to Ransom K. Fern, the reader learns that he will be quitting his job. Why does Ransom K. Fern quit?
3. How does Beatrice feel about her husband?
4. According to the hospital, what is the very worst thing that Unk can do?
5. When Malachi greets Winston during the materialization, Malachi experiences an unfamiliar feeling and starts to feel panicky. Why?
6. What functions do the antennas in the soldiers' brains serve?
7. The soldiers on Mars precisely execute their movements, such as halt or parade rest. What is unusual about their precision?
8. Why does Unk strangle the man at the stake?
9. What does Unk find particularly disturbing about Boaz and why?
10. According to the narrator, what did Earth's advance agents find in space that had already been found in abundance on Earth?
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