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The Time Machine

The Time Machine

  

by H.G. Wells

The Time Machine: Better Than A Space Machine Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Time Machine? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What did Wells want written on his tombstone?


That's all folks
RIP
I told you so
Cursed by the man who moves my bones
Q. The Time Machine is an early example of


Time travel
Automobiles
Airplanes
Balloons
Q. What is not true of the Morlocks?


Eat people
Steal Time Machines
Swim like sharks
Live underground
Q. What animal can be compared most closely with the Morlocks?


Puppy
Rat
Kitchen
Panda
Q. What is the worst thing about the Morlocks?


They descended from us!
Q. What does Weena do better?


Give flowers
Give good guidance/direction
Q. Which is beautiful?


Eloi
Jennifer Lopez
Ian Somerhalder
Morlocks
All except the Morlocks
Q. When he hits the Morlocks, the Time Traveller calls the experience


"Succulent"
"Awful"
"Ugly"
"Painful"
Q. The narrator goes to which society?


Linnaean
Skull and Bones
Tri Delts
Kappa Kappa Gamma
Q. What would you say the Provincial Mayor knows about science?


He will undoubtedly win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry.
He could teach physics at Harvard tomorrow.
He would get A's in every biology class out there.
He is an ignoramous.
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