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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What trait does Kreton say is endearing in Earthlings?
(a) They are sensitive.
(b) They are emotional.
(c) They are very proud.
(d) They are neurotic.
2. Why is Conrad forced to spend the night?
(a) The family cannot exit because of the spaceship.
(b) Conrad wants to visit with the alien.
(c) Conrad is marrying Ellen.
(d) The family is under house arrest.
3. What problem do Reba and Roger have with watching Roger's television appearance?
(a) The television has no sound.
(b) The television picture is fuzzy.
(c) The television has no picture.
(d) The television is in another room.
4. Why does Kreton claim he needs to lay down?
(a) He is perplexed.
(b) He is annoyed.
(c) He is tired.
(d) He is lazy.
5. What does Powers complain was dropped into his lap?
(a) The Strat-Air Project.
(b) Com Air Int.
(c) The Laundry Project.
(d) The UFO deal.
6. What does Reba note to Tom that has changed in her appearance?
(a) Her hair is longer.
(b) She is heavier.
(c) She is tan.
(d) She is now blond.
7. What did Reba want to be as a youth?
(a) A vet.
(b) A dietitian.
(c) A doctor.
(d) A dentist.
8. What is Ellen majoring in?
(b) Art appreciation.
(c) Actuarial sciences.
(d) Women's literature.
9. What does Kreton put around the ship?
(a) A moat.
(b) An electric fence.
(c) A ring of fire.
(d) An invisible wall.
10. What does Ellen notice Roger has in the television appearance?
(a) A new hair piece.
(b) A new suit.
(c) A new tie,
(d) New shoes.
11. What does Roger believe Kreton belongs to?
(a) A hostile race.
(b) A race of pigs.
(c) A race of thieves.
(d) A group of terrorists.
12. What nickname does the aide think of when he thinks of Powers?
(a) Old Iron Ass.
(b) Old Lead Hand.
(c) Old Lead Ass.
(d) Old Iron Hand.
13. What does Kreton state his species doesn't do that humans do that he gives as a reason for not being able to explain his origins?
(a) Humans sleep.
(b) Humans talk.
(c) Humans eat.
(d) Humans die.
14. What does Conrad note Ellen can do at the same time as making love?
(b) Watch television.
15. What does Ellen say she would like to do that is important?
(a) Save the world.
(b) Raise animals.
(c) Become a dentist.
(d) Become a nurse.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Powers admit he thinks Kreton is?
2. What causes Reba to be suspicious of Ellen and Conrad's activities?
3. What does Powers fear would be the result of leaked information about the alien?
4. How many other members of Kreton's race have visited Earth?
5. What does Roger tell Ellen to marry for?
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