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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 is the name of the world-renowned astrophysicist hired by the president to verify the meteorite?
(a) Corky Marlinson.
(b) Michael Tolland.
(c) Norah Mangor.
(d) Wailee Ming.

2. What does the president want to know if Rachel shares her father's poor opinion of during their first meeting?
(a) Education.
(b) Taxes.
(c) Space exploration.
(d) Poverty.

3. According to the president during his press conference, how old is the meteorite?
(a) 100 million years.
(b) 190 million years.
(c) 50 million years.
(d) 75 million years.

4. Who takes the call for the president from Rachel when she calls from the submarine?
(a) Sedgwick Sexton.
(b) William Pickering.
(c) Marjorie Trench.
(d) Gabrielle Ashe.

5. Who believes that the sight of the submarine approaching them in the water was a hallucination?
(a) Norah.
(b) Corky.
(c) Rachel.
(d) Michael.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the name of the president of the United States in the book?

2. Who does Senator Sexton not blame after the president has made his announcement about the meteorite discovery in a press conference?

3. What time does Tench give Gabrielle to decide to come public with her affair with Senator Sexton?

4. Who tells Gabrielle that she has been providing her with the NASA data she was giving to Senator Sexton?

5. What is the name of the act that Marjorie tells Gabrielle that would allow private companies to explore space?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Michael's wife help him secure his weekly television show?

2. What is the nature of the material Rachel presents to the president's staff in Chapter 35?

3. How do Michael and Corky describe how to distinguish a meteorite to Rachel?

4. How is Rachel's conversation with the president via a video link while on the Milne Ice Shelf described?

5. How is the Delta Force's mission described in Chapter 15?

6. What is the nature of Ekstrom and Marjorie Tench's phone conversation in Chapter 75?

7. How does Senator Sexton receive the classified information regarding NASA that he uses to discredit his opponents?

8. How does Rachel send a message to the NRO while in frozen water?

9. How does Dr. Charles Brophy die?

10. What two reasons does Norah give Rachel for disagreeing with her explanation for PODS not being sensitive enough to pick up saltwater around the glacier?

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