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. The ____________ ambassador arrives after the discovery of the music has been related to several people.
(a) Chinese.
(b) Japanese.
(c) French.
(d) Spanish.

2. Emilio Sandoz meets with __________________ for the first time in August 2014 on the campus of John Carroll University.
(a) George Smith.
(b) Sofia Mendes.
(c) John Candotti.
(d) Jimmy Quinn.

3. Sandoz continues to try to recover, trying to eat _____________ on the day that Candotti comes to visit again.
(a) Tea.
(b) Honey.
(c) Chocolate.
(d) Toast.

4. Given the reaction Sandoz had to the ____________ slipped into his room, Giuliani believes Sandoz to be guilty of wrongdoing.
(a) Note.
(b) Press.
(c) Candle.
(d) Mirror.

5. Where is the next assignment of Sofia's after she is done with Sandoz? The U.S. _________ War College.
(a) Air Force.
(b) Navy.
(c) Marines.
(d) Army.

6. Where do Candotti, Edwards, and his assistant, Voelker, decide they should send Sandoz to recover?
(a) Naples.
(b) Tuscany.
(c) Munich.
(d) The Alps.

7. What is the question that Sandoz poses to Candotti when Candotti tries to ask him about the mission? "Do you ___________ God?"
(a) Understand.
(b) Know.
(c) Experience.
(d) Believe in.

8. Who discovers that she is attracted to the young priest as she is helping him recover from his wounds?
(a) Julia.
(b) Anne.
(c) No one.
(d) Sofia.

9. What happens to allow the people of the Society of Jesus to stop questioning the investment?
(a) A picture of an alien.
(b) A map to the planet.
(c) A second transmission.
(d) A new book from the other planet.

10. Who breaks into Jimmy's room in order to find the code that is needed to reproduce the music that he's heard?
(a) CIA.
(b) KGB.
(c) Kids.
(d) FBI.

11. As Sandoz walks past Candotti and Edward, he mutters the words, "Not ___________, Lazarus."
(a) Jesus.
(b) Magdalene.
(c) God.
(d) John.

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

13. Who does Jimmy Quinn call after he listens to space and hears a beautiful piece of extraterrestrial music?
(a) Sofia.
(b) Anne.
(c) Sandoz.
(d) George.

14. Giuliani reminds Voelker that Sandoz is not ____________ and that their purpose is simply to gather the necessary information about the mission.
(a) On trial.
(b) A civilian.
(c) Stupid.
(d) Well.

15. Peggy Soong is frustrated with the ________________ attitude that Jimmy seems to have in relation to his work.
(a) Lazy.
(b) Warmongering.
(c) Peacemaker.
(d) Silly.

Short Answer Questions

1. A few determined _____________ try to get into Sandoz's room, which continues to upset him further.

2. What is a nickname that is given to Sofia Mendes for the profession and position she holds?

3. What is the response of Jimmy Quinn's supervisor when this person hears of the plan to continue working and studying?

4. At the time, Sandoz is teaching a course in beginner's _________ where he meets a bright pupil named Anne Edwards.

5. Brother ____________ tells John Candotti that Sandoz is nowhere to be found at the start of this section.

(see the answer keys)

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