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Dr. Heidegger's Experiment

Dr. Heidegger's Experiment

  

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Dr. Heidegger's Experiment: This Man Knows How to Throw a Party True or False

1. Which is the name of one of the guests Dr. Heidegger invites to his place? -> Colonel Sanders
2. For what did Dr. Heidegger’s three male guests used to compete? -> The bragging rights of best long-distance swimmer
3. What is one of the objects in Dr. Heidegger’s study? -> A skeleton in a closet
4. What does Dr. Heidegger’s mirror supposedly feature? -> The faces of all of Dr. Heidegger’s dead patients
5. What does Dr. Heidegger drop into the vase full of bubbling water? -> A sugar cube
6. What does Dr. Heidegger give to each of his guests? -> A mug that reads "World’s Best Guinea Pig"
7. From where does Dr. Heidegger claim the water in the vase comes? -> The Arctic Ocean
8. After drinking the water, what do the three male guests do? -> Begin wrestling each other
9. What happens to the vase? -> It is knocked over, spilling its contents
10. How does Dr. Heidegger react to the loss of the elixir? -> He furiously orders all of his guests to leave his house immediately

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