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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do the government officials go when the Martians attack London?
2. Why does the narrator hit the curate over the head?
3. What is the soldier holding when the narrator finds him the second time?
4. Who takes the narrator in after he walks toward the Martian?
5. Where do the narrator and curate sleep in the ruined house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What advantages do the Martians have over the humans, and vice versa?
Essay Topic 2
Do you think the ending of War of Worlds iseffective? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Research all of the scientific claims the narrator makes in War of the Worlds. Analyze whether or not each of these claims could be accurate.
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