The Sparrow Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Mary Doria Russell
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Jimmy Quinn describes that his job with Sofia will entail - the searching for ____________ signals.
(a) Moon.
(b) Orbiting.
(c) Space ship.
(d) Extraterrestrial.

2. What does Sofia call Ian in order to secure for the trip to the new planet during the mission?
(a) An airplace.
(b) A spaceship.
(c) An asteroid.
(d) A hovercraft.

3. Who asks Father Sandoz for assistance in learning how to cope with celibacy during their time on the ship?
(a) George.
(b) Marc.
(c) Jimmy.
(d) D.W.

4. Anne believes that Sofia is a __________ of Spanish ancestry, which might be why Sofia is being so mean to Sandoz.
(a) Sufi.
(b) Christian.
(c) Jew.
(d) Muslim.

5. When this person begins to float as the spaceship takes off, they begin to experience God and become certain God exists. Who is this person?
(a) Anne.
(b) Sandoz.
(c) Jimmy.
(d) Sofia.

6. Who is Jimmy jealous of that prompts him to leave the dinner party a bit earlier than everyone else?
(a) Anne.
(b) Sofia.
(c) Sandoz.
(d) George.

7. How will Jimmy Quinn fund the programs that he is intending to follow and to cover during his time at Arecibo?
(a) His own money.
(b) Grants.
(c) Selling all he owns.
(d) A lottery winning.

8. When the new crew came to the planet, they found that ___________ was living in a house of prostitution.
(a) Jimmy.
(b) Sandoz.
(c) Sofia.
(d) D.W.

9. What does Sandoz continue to do until he gets this action just right, even as his hands freeze and the temperatures drop?
(a) Sits in the ocean.
(b) Touches the walls.
(c) Throws stones in the water.
(d) Stands with his hands bare.

10. Sandoz says that God will _______________ one's heart, according to his own personal belief and experience.
(a) Break.
(b) Pump up.
(c) Expand.
(d) Cripple.

11. Who was invited to dinner, though this was actually an interview to see if this person could be a part of the mission?
(a) Marc.
(b) D.W.
(c) Jimmy.
(d) George.

12. Who is antagonizing Sandoz when Candotti arrives, causing Candotti to ask this person to leave?
(a) Robichaux.
(b) Voelker.
(c) No one.
(d) The Devil.

13. What is the name of the asteroid made vehicle that the crew will be taking to the new planet?
(a) Terra Linda.
(b) Stella Marin.
(c) Stella Maris.
(d) Aston Martin.

14. What is the name of the children that Sandoz appears to take a special interest in after they have met?
(a) Felipe.
(b) Joseph.
(c) Terry.
(d) John.

15. It wasn't until ___________ is found that all of the backers scramble to avoid any scandal related to the space mission.
(a) Sandoz.
(b) Candotti.
(c) Sofia.
(d) Voelker.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where is the next assignment of Sofia's after she is done with Sandoz? The U.S. _________ War College.

2. What happens in order for Sofia Mendes to suddenly be a free agent for the first time in a long time in her life?

3. Sofia plays the _________ as Jimmy begins to sing a love song that is obviously directed to her as well.

4. Who spies the interactions between Sandoz, Edward, and Candotti from the balcony at the Naples estate?

5. The ____________ ambassador arrives after the discovery of the music has been related to several people.

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