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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the Time Traveler describe being tackled by a group of Morlocks?
(a) Like being hunted by lions.
(b) Like being caught in spider's web.
(c) Like being swallowed by a whale.
(d) Like being trapped in a viper pit.
2. In Chapter 10, Wells describes the Eloi's "feeble prettiness," which is compared to which characteristics of the Morlocks?
(a) "Technological improvement."
(b) "Scientific know-how."
(c) "Ghastly beastiness."
(d) "Mechanical industry."
3. What characterizes the thirty or forty Morlocks on the hill, watching the fire rage toward them?
(a) They are sorry for killing.
(b) They are hungry for Eloi.
(c) They are helpless.
(d) They are on fire.
4. One of the characters who does not believe the Time Traveler's story in Chapter 12 refers to it as which of the following?
(a) "Tawdry fiction."
(b) "Gaudy lie."
(c) "Incredible tale."
(d) "Brazen story."
5. What best describes the animal life the Time Traveler sees in the farthest future to which the Time Traveler travels?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many times did the Time Traveler see "Morlocks put their heads down in a kind of agony and rush into the flames"?
2. In the forest in Chapter 7, whom does Wells describe as the "dainty ones"?
3. What is the Editor smoking, if anything, in Chapter 12?
4. What do the Morlocks plan to do with the Time Traveler?
5. Where does the Time Traveler intend to go once he is armed with things he found at the museum?
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