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The Martian Chronicles

The Martian Chronicles


by Ray Bradbury

The Martian Chronicles: Who Are These Martians? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Martian Chronicles? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the unifying feature of Americans/ Humans?

Corrupt moral standards
They are all looking to get away.
They're all obsessed with technology.
Superior intellect
Q. What role does Ylla play in the book?

The protagonist
A villain
An ice cream salesman
Yoda's brother
Q. When Williams arrives on Mars, what happens?

The Martians greet him with a parade.
The Martians are not happy with his arrival.
He makes a foolish mistake causing the ship to crash.
He contracts a strange illness and dies.
Q. Who is Prichard?

An explorer searching for something new
A man seeking to escape government control and taxes
A dork
A yankee doodle dandy
Q. How do the Martians trick the astronauts in "The Third Expedition?"

They lure them into a trap with fake diamonds.
They give them poisoned food.
They perform magic tricks to amuse them.
They disguise themselves as the crew's dead loved ones and thus get them to abandon logic.