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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 change had been made to guard duty in Rod's absence, as described in Chapter 13?
(a) Guard duty has been reduced to one man per shift.
(b) Guard duty has been reduced to one man per day.
(c) Guard duty has been eliminated.
(d) Guard duty has been increased to three men per shift.
2. Who takes Jack's place on Rod's hunting team in Chapter 8 after Jack is injured?
3. In Chapter 8, who is the first person elected to be group leader?
4. Who explains to Rob why the students were not picked up at the scheduled end of their final exam?
(b) Deacon Matson.
(c) A media crew.
(d) A dopey joe.
5. What unusual sight do Rod and his companions see on Cliff's farm, in Chapter 15?
(a) A new Ramsbotham Gate.
(b) A group of dopey joes, grazing.
(c) A rainbow.
(d) A nova.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jimmy give to Bob and Carmen as a wedding present?
2. Who arrives on the unknown planet along with Deacon Matson, to convince Rod to return home?
3. The historian is chosen based on what criteria?
4. Who invents a method for hollowing out bamboo to make pipes?
5. Who nominates Caroline to be the group's first mayor in Chapter 8?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do some students in the settlement start to feel disenchanted with Grant's leadership?
2. Why do Rod and Roy embark on an expedition downstream from their settlement?
3. What do Rod and Roy discover, as far downstream as they can go?
4. Early in Chapter 8, how is Jack injured?
5. When rescuers arrive, who is the only student who refuses to return home?
6. Under Grant's leadership, how frequently are town meetings held?
7. Why do Bob and Carmen ask to wait a day when their friends consider abandoning Grant's rule and forming a new colony?
8. In Chapter 9 how does Grant use the wedding of Bob and Carmen to his advantage?
9. What two characters on Earth were married while Rod and his friends are stranded on the unknown planet?
10. What happens to Grant during the dopey joes' aggressive period?
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