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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 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 eat.
(c) Humans sleep.
(d) Humans die.
2. What is Ellen majoring in?
(a) Women's literature.
(c) Art appreciation.
(d) Actuarial sciences.
3. What does Powers complain was dropped into his lap?
(a) Com Air Int.
(b) The Strat-Air Project.
(c) The UFO deal.
(d) The Laundry Project.
4. What problem do Reba and Roger have with watching Roger's television appearance?
(a) The television has no sound.
(b) The television is in another room.
(c) The television has no picture.
(d) The television picture is fuzzy.
5. What does Ellen notice Roger has in the television appearance?
(a) A new suit.
(b) A new tie,
(c) New shoes.
(d) A new hair piece.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Kreton claim he needs to lay down?
2. What does Kreton admit he can do with time?
3. Of what type of metal is Kreton's ship made?
4. What does Kreton put around the ship?
5. What does Roger report he needs to leave the house?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the aide think of when his thoughts are broadcast? What is the result?
2. Throughout the novel, Reba has been concerned about things other than an alien presence. What issues have been of concern for her?
3. What happened when Conrad and Ellen tried to check into a hotel?
4. Explain why Kreton knows being found by Delton 4 would be difficult.
5. Is the use of Kreton as a governmental weapon right?
6. Describe the scene when Kreton reveals his power. What can he do? How does he prove it?
7. Why is Ellen unable to lift the case with her mind the first time she tries?
8. Explain Powers' complaint at the beginning of the play in terms of what he has been given as responsibility, and who he blames for the change.
9. Kreton makes a comment about why humans are odd when it comes to sex being taboo. Explain his opinion.
10. Describe Kreton's appearance.
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