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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What had the team just completed before the war?
(a) A suit of the special metal.
(b) A suit made of kevlar.
(c) A suit of the polymer.
(d) A suit made of a silk like material that the amoeba creates.
2. What does Ann hope?
(a) Faro will not show up.
(b) The cows will be too skittish to get near the man.
(c) The Creek is no longer radioactive.
(d) The calf will keep the cow from getting uncomfortable with too much milk.
3. How long are Ann's parents and brother gone when they go out?
(a) A month.
(b) Just a few hours.
(c) Several days.
(d) They never return.
4. Why does Ann decide to keep the man in sight for the first two or more?
(a) To figure out a way to incapacitate him.
(b) To learn of his habits.
(c) To decide whether to kill him or not.
(d) To see if he discovers anything about her.
5. What set of reading material does Ann give Loomis?
(a) A couple carpentry books.
(b) A stack of Mother Earth magazines.
(c) The Farmer's Almanacs from the last twenty-five years.
(d) The Farmer's Mechanic.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many people has Loomis met on his journey?
2. What does Ann think should possibly happen on her 17th birthday?
3. What does Ann see when she goes and looks out of the boundaries of her valley?
4. What was the most noticeable thing about the man after he walks back to his cart?
5. About what does Ann worry?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the man in the suit do when he finally arrives at Ann's house?
2. How does Ann become inspired to make a salad?
3. Why doesn't Ann think the arriving stranger is in a car and what does she think about what he is bringing?
4. Why does Ann bring Loomis into her home?
5. What does Ann hear Loomis saying in his dreams and what does Ann think about what she hears?
6. What happens that convinces Ann that the man knows nothing about farm life and what is her response?
7. What is the situation in the valley about the water supply?
8. Who is the stranger and what was his job before the war?
9. Explain why Ann's parents left her home when they left to discover the effects of the war?
10. What does Loomis say about his activities the night the war breaks out?
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