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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 8-9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What intrigues the man as he is making breakfast?
(a) The sound of a dog barking.
(b) The sound of a squirrel chattering.
(c) Smoke coming from across the valley.
(d) The sounds of a chicken and cow.
2. Who is Dr. Kylmer?
(a) A man who worked with Edward.
(b) Loomis' best friend.
(c) A man who invented a special radiation counter.
(d) Loomis' brother-in-law.
3. What is another thing the visitor does soon after examining the green leaves of a tree?
(a) He climbs the tree to reach the fruit.
(b) He plants an American flag in the soil by the tree.
(c) He shoots his rifle into the air.
(d) He checks the tree and area with a Geiger counter.
4. What does Ann hope?
(a) Faro will not show up.
(b) The cows will be too skittish to get near the man.
(c) The calf will keep the cow from getting uncomfortable with too much milk.
(d) The Creek is no longer radioactive.
5. What is Loomis doing when Ann returns home?
(a) Writing out instructions for a windmill.
(b) Checking the radiation levels of the Creek.
(c) Cutting firewood.
(d) Playing the piano.
Short Answer Questions
1. From where is the pond fed?
2. What did Loomis' boss invent?
3. Since it is June, what is urgent that Ann do?
4. What does Faro point to in the field?
5. What does Ann observe as she sits in her cave at night?
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