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WATCHMEN by Alan Moore quiz chapter 7, 8, and 9


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In Chapter 7, Laurie enters Dan's ship. Whose picture does she find?

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Captain Metropolis


The Twilight Lady


Rorschach


Hooded Justice

 

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Question 2


In Chapter 7, we learn that Dan mastered in ________ and _________.

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Aeronautics and Zoology


Aeronautics and Mathematics


Aeronautics and Biology


Chemistry and Zoology

 

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Question 3


What nickname has Dan bestowed on his ship?

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Archie


Sully


Merlin


Excalibur

 

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Question 4


What does Dan do in his free time now that he is not an active crime fighter?

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He is a car mechanic.


He is a watch repairman.


He writes for ornithological journals.


He is a psychologist.

 

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Question 5


What unique connection do Dan and Laurie share regarding their costumes?

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They are both owls.


They are both birds.


They are both the second person to wear their titles (not originals).


They are both characters from the Round Table.

 

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Question 6


Once Dan and Laurie take the ship out at 3 am and help people out of a burning building, they feel alive and powerful, wearing their costumes once again. "What does Dan tell Laurie they should do" at the very end of Chapter 7?

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Spring Rorschach out of jail.


Burn Adrian Veidt's building down.


Kidnap Moloch and Ozymandias.


Run away together and forget about everyone else.

 

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Question 7


In Chapter 8, who does Hollis call in order to reminisce and discuss Laurie and Dan's new relationship?

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Rorschach


Hooded Justice


Adrian Veidt


Sally Jupiter

 

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Question 8


In Chapter 8, who has his henchmen threaten the guard so he can see Rorschach?

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Adrian Veidt


Big Figure


Captain Metropolis


Jon

 

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Question 9


In Chapter 8, Rorschach is harassed while in prison. He attacks another prisoner who later dies. What does Rorschach do to the prisoner?

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He scalds him in the face with hot kitchen grease.


He throws him off the balcony.


He pushes him down the stairs.


He runs him over with a cart.

 

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Question 10


In Chapter 8, why doesn't Laurie travel with Dan and Rorschach after they go to Dan's place?

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She flies to California to be with her mother.


Jon comes to get her because he needs to talk to her.


She is arrested for conspiring with Moloch.


She is kidnapped by Captain Metropolis.

 

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Question 11


In Chapter 8, what happens to Hollis Mason?

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He is kidnapped by Captain Metropolis.


He gets trapped in his basement, and cannot help the others.


He is killed by the Top Knots, a gang of people who think he is the one who busted Rorschach out of jail.


He is taken away to a psychiatric ward.

 

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Question 12


In the excerpt following Chapter 8, the newspaper points out that in addition to Max Shea's disappearance, other notable artists, scientists, and prominent people also disappeared around the same time. What is the name of this newspaper?

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The Nova Express


The New Frontiersman


The Daily Watch


The Gazette

 

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Question 13


In Chapter 9, where does Jon take Laurie?

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Mercury


Venus


Mars


Neptune

 

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Question 14


What does Jon forget to do?

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Tell the others how to get there.


Give her an air supply.


Bring their clothes and belongings.


Turn the stove off.

 

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Question 15


In Chapter 9, Laurie begins to think of her earliest memories of her parents fighting. Laurie suspects her real father was ________________ .

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Hooded Justice


Captain Metropolis


Adrian Veidt


Rorschach

 

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Question 16


Why doesn't Jon care about Earth anymore?

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Because he thinks it will be blown up anyway.


Because he has been hired by the government to live on Neptune permanently.


Because he fell in love with a Martian.


Because Laurie was his only connection to it.

 

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Question 17


In Chapter 9, how does Jon tell Laurie their conversation will end?

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With her in tears.


With a sound of thunder.


With a flash of lightning.


With a flood from the Red Sea.

 

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Question 18


Who does Laurie find out her real father is?

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Rorschach


Hooded Justice


The Comedian


Captain Metropolis

 

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Question 19


At the end of Chapter 9, why does Jon change his mind about Earth?

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Because he thinks his new Martian girlfriend is cheating on him.


Because he wants to be the one to blow it up.


Because he realizes that against all the odds, Laurie, and only Laurie, emerged from a union, and that is a miracle people take for granted.


Because he wants to save his pet monkey.

 

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Question 20


In the excerpt following Chapter 9, in Sally's correspondence, what do we learn about her and The Comedian?

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They were secretly married and just pretended to hate each other.


She killed him.


She had conflicting feelings about him and the assault.


He's not really dead and is hiding out at her place.

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