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Cat's Cradle

Cat's Cradle


by Kurt Vonnegut

Cat's Cradle: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Cat's Cradle? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Ice-nine is a symbol for what actual weapon?

The Atomic Bomb
Incendiary Bombs
Mustard Gas
Ice-nine is real, man, and the government knows it!
Q. What item does Horlick Minton bring to the Hundred Martyrs to Democracy ceremony?

A caricature of Joseph Stalin
A wreath
A treaty
A martyr
Q. What ceremony requires Bokononists to touch their feet together?

Q. What is the only animal to survive ice-nine other than humans?

Are we counting extraterrestrials?
Q. What Bible verse does John suggest he can rewrite for people "who are dying or in terrible pain"?

The Sermon on the Mount
John 3:16
The Twenty-third Psalm
"Hey Jude." Wait, that's the Beatles.