The War of the Worlds Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Chapter 6, The Work of Fifteen Days.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. About what time does the Martian attack of Surrey start?
(a) 3:00 PM.
(b) 8:00 PM.
(c) 11:00 AM.
(d) Midnight.

2. What two emotions does the narrator experience after the first Martian appears?
(a) Fear and anger.
(b) Excitement and fear.
(c) Fear and curiosity.
(d) Excitement and anger.

3. In the days immediately following the first heat ray, the only people that know about it live in what town?
(a) London.
(b) Chobham.
(c) Ottershaw.
(d) Woking.

4. Where does the narrator hide after he hits the curate?
(a) In the attic.
(b) In the basement.
(c) In a closet.
(d) Behind some shelves.

5. What is the man selling near the pit shortly after the cylinder crashes?
(a) Sweets.
(b) Drawings.
(c) Souvenirs.
(d) Lemonade.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why do the humans not know what the heat ray is?

2. How does the narrator escape when the army first fights the Martians?

3. About how many soldiers does the military send in response to the first cylinder crash?

4. Where does the narrator's brother live?

5. Where does the narrator meet the man who owns the land where the cylinder crashes?

(see the answer key)

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