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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does the curate go with the narrator after they leave the first house?
2. What do the Martians bring with them in the cylinders?
3. What is the Thunder Child?
4. How does the narrator say many people were acting towards each other during the Martian invasion?
5. The soldier believes that the Martians have built a machine that can do what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the Martians in detail, and explain why they are so different from humans.
Essay Topic 2
In what ways is War of the Worlds a social commentary?
Essay Topic 3
Why do the Martians choose Earth as a target for their invasion?
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