The War of the Worlds Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Chapter 5, The Stillness.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. About how many people does the heat ray kill?
(a) Twelve.
(b) Fifty.
(c) One hundred.
(d) Forty.

2. How far does the narrator have to drive his wife in the cart?
(a) Ten miles.
(b) Seven miles.
(c) Twelve blocks.
(d) Twelve miles.

3. What is the Thunder Child?
(a) A large gun.
(b) A tank.
(c) A horse.
(d) A warship.

4. What do the people near the cylinder hear coming from inside of it at the end of the first day after the cylinder crashes?
(a) A faint stirring.
(b) Someone banging on the walls.
(c) Screaming.
(d) Singing.

5. What is the London newspaper's headline the day after the first cylinder crashes?
(a) Invaders from Mars Discovered!
(b) Evacuate Immediately.
(c) Message Received From Mars.
(d) Government Says Not to be Alarmed.

Short Answer Questions

1. What do the Martians eat?

2. What does the soldier do who pairs up with the narrator?

3. About what time does the Martian attack of Surrey start?

4. Where do the curate and narrator first see other people?

5. What can survive the heat ray?

(see the answer key)

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