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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 did Reba want to be as a youth?
(a) A dietitian.
(b) A vet.
(c) A doctor.
(d) A dentist.
2. What does Kreton note he has decided he will do to the world?
(a) Blow it up.
(b) Love it.
(c) Take charge of it.
(d) Erase it.
3. 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 die.
(c) Humans eat.
(d) Humans sleep.
4. What does Kreton admit he can do with time?
(a) Alter it.
(b) Make it go backward.
(c) Travel through it.
(d) Live in it.
5. How do Tom Powers and Roger know one another?
(a) They went to Harvard Business School together.
(b) They went to Bryn together.
(c) They went to grade school together.
(d) They went to high school together.
Short Answer Questions
1. To where does Tom lead Reba and Roger to show them the spacecraft?
2. Why does Roger believe he has different rights than others?
3. What Act will Roger be indicted under if he leaks the story of aliens to America?
4. Why does Kreton claim he needs to lay down?
5. Of what type of metal is Kreton's ship made?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Ellen claim in Act II she cannot marry Roger?
2. What plans do Ellen and Conrad have, and what are they planning to tell the others at dinner?
3. Why does Kreton have a difficult time explaining how long it took him to reach Earth?
4. Why is Roger annoyed with Conrad and Ellen?
5. Kreton tells Conrad that humans are "blood thirsty savages." Do you believe this is true?
6. What happens when Powers threatens to take Kreton's ship apart?
7. How does raising the rifles in the world help to start a war?
8. Kreton notes the best scientific discoveries, including the atom bomb, radar, and lunch meat, were all discovered during war. Is this true?
9. Describe what Conrad says occurred during the night with Roger.
10. The book makes reference to Ellen as playing Joan of Arc. What is meant by this?
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