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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 8 and 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is Rudi's father?
(a) The owner of the general store
(b) The mailman
(c) The policeman
(d) The gardener
2. What does Rudi's mother say will soon happen to the study of science?
(a) It will focus only on ways to rejuvenate the planet
(b) It will focus only on space exploration
(c) It will be abandoned
(d) It will be taught by the Tripods
3. What does the pilot say when Pa demands that he set a course for Geneva?
(a) He says he'll have to check with the Tripods
(b) He threatens to crash the plane
(c) He asks the co-pilot what to do
(d) He agrees to the demand
4. What does the author say is a fundamental weakness of science fiction books?
(a) The inability to guess the future
(b) The fact that all the good stories have already been told
(c) The tendency to overestimate invaders
(d) The lack of imagination of most writers
5. What color is the light Andy sees soon after waking?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is being displayed by the tank that approaches the Tripod?
2. What does Laurie learn his father is planning to do?
3. What does Laurie say is a big drawback to sharing a room with Andy?
4. Who built the first of the buildings owned by Ilse's family?
5. What does Andy say the Tripod looks like?
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