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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Conrad ask Ellen to do after discussing his dreams about them on a farm?
(a) He asks her to marry him.
(b) He asks her to leave him.
(c) He asks her to move in with him.
(d) He asks her to have sex with him.
2. What does Ellen say she would like to do that is important?
(a) Become a dentist.
(b) Become a nurse.
(c) Raise animals.
(d) Save the world.
3. What is on Reba's mind at the end of Act 1?
(a) Her husband's hair piece.
(b) Whether there will be enough chicken.
(c) Her daughter's health.
(d) How handsome Kreton is.
4. What nickname does the aide think of when he thinks of Powers?
(a) Old Iron Ass.
(b) Old Lead Hand.
(c) Old Iron Hand.
(d) Old Lead Ass.
5. What trait does Kreton say is endearing in Earthlings?
(a) They are neurotic.
(b) They are very proud.
(c) They are sensitive.
(d) They are emotional.
6. What does Reba note to Tom that has changed in her appearance?
(a) She is heavier.
(b) She is now blond.
(c) Her hair is longer.
(d) She is tan.
7. Who is in the living room at the opening of the play?
(a) Tom and Reba.
(b) Roger and Tom.
(c) Ellen and Roger.
(d) Reba and Roger.
8. Where does Conrad claim he needs to go as he and Ellen sit on the terrace?
(a) To work.
(b) To school.
(c) Home to his mother.
(d) Home to feed his goat.
9. 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 talk.
(b) Humans sleep.
(c) Humans die.
(d) Humans eat.
10. What event did Kreton want to see?
(a) The Battle of the Bulge.
(b) The Battle of Gettysburg.
(c) The Battle of Bull Run.
(d) The Battle of Benedict.
11. What is above the television in the study?
(a) A spaceship.
(b) A lamp.
(c) A globe.
(d) A plant.
12. What does Roger claim is the cause of people seeing a spacecraft?
(c) An optical illusion.
(d) Mass hysteria.
13. What three rooms make up the stage at the beginning of Act 1?
(a) The living room, kitchen, and study.
(b) The terrace, living room, and study.
(c) The bedroom, study, and living room.
(d) The kitchen, study, and bedroom.
14. What does Roger report he needs to leave the house?
(a) A key.
(b) Permission from his wife.
(c) Permission from Powers.
(d) A sledgehammer.
15. What does Kreton put around the ship?
(a) An invisible wall.
(b) A moat.
(c) An electric fence.
(d) A ring of fire.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Powers send his Captain to go do before he speaks to Kreton?
2. What did Reba want to be as a youth?
3. Of what type of metal is Kreton's ship made?
4. What does Powers fear would be the result of leaked information about the alien?
5. What type of trip does Kreton say the trip to Earth was?
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