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Cat's Cradle

Cat's Cradle


by Kurt Vonnegut

Cat's Cradle: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. : Bokononism is based on The Book of Bokonon which consists of nothing but what?

Recipes for Crepes Dishes
Blank Pages
Q. A scientist once told Felix Hoenikker, "Science has now known sin." What is Hoenikker's response?

"It's science's sin, not ours."
"War is a sin."
"What is sin?"
"What? Sorry, I had my headphones in."
Q. What illusion is referenced when Lionel Johnson first sees San Lorenzo?

Fata Morgana
An Oasis in the Desert
The Island isn't real.
Q. What item turns John away from nihilism?

The Book of Bokononism
His dead cat
San Lorenzo
Mona's feet
Q. What book does Bokonon suggest he would write if he were a younger man?

The History of San Lorenzo
His Memoirs
The Book of Bokonon: 2nd Ed.
The History of Human Stupidity