Science Fiction And Irony Quiz

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Science Fiction And Irony Quiz

Use any notes you have WITH YOU to complete this quiz. If you did not bring your notes, sorry, but you hopefully you studied! Take your time and answer each question carefully ~ this is an assessment grade.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The teacher hurriedly provided the students with the instructions for completing the assignment. When she was done, she said, “Does everyone understand?” John piped up by responding with, “Yes, Mrs. Jones. It’s as clear as mud!”
    • A. 

      Dramatic

    • B. 

      Verbal

    • C. 

      Situational

  • 2. 
    Which type of irony is this picture?
    • A. 

      Dramatic

    • B. 

      Verbal

    • C. 

      Situational

  • 3. 
    When Holly lost her dog, she plastered the neighborhood with signs to help bring her pup home safely. She wanted to put one up at the local park, but there was a large sign on display that read, “No posting signs in the park under any circumstances.”
    • A. 

      Situational

    • B. 

      Verbal

    • C. 

      Dramatic

  • 4. 
    The thief was in the midst of stealing jewelry from Sarah’s dresser when he heard the front door click open. He hurried into her closet and shut the door. Sarah came into her room ready to pick out her outfit for the dance later tonight. She grabbed onto the closet door handle to open it.
    • A. 

      Verbal

    • B. 

      Dramatic

    • C. 

      Situational

  • 5. 
    Is this picture an example of Utopia or Dystopia?
    • A. 

      Utopia

    • B. 

      Distopia

  • 6. 
    Is this picture an example of Utopia or Dystopia?
    • A. 

      Utopia

    • B. 

      Dystopia

  • 7. 
    Science fiction explores the question.... (use all lower case letters and do NOT use punctuation)
  • 8. 
    What does the underlined word from "Little Brother" mean?   Suddenly, Little BrotherTM was limp on the floor, as lifeless as any ordinary doll.
    • A. 

      Walk unsteadily

    • B. 

      Not firm

    • C. 

      Move without being stable, as if threatening to fall

  • 9. 
    True of False:  *Science fiction texts are often set in the future, in space, on a different world, or in a different universe or dimension. Outside of everyday reality either by time or place.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    "I'll do it!" he yelled. "I'll turn him off and hide him someplace dark!" "You'll do no such thing!" Mommy said. She grabbed his arm and spun him around. The spanking would come next. But it didn't. Instead he felt her fingers searching for something at the back of his neck. What type of irony is it when we find out at the end of the story that Peter is actually a Little BrotherTM, too?    Possible answers:  verbal, situational, dramatic
  • 11. 
    What type of Irony is this: Mrs. Jones was getting sick of Brent’s excuses for constantly leaving class. When he asked again to go to the restroom, she responded "Sure, it's not like we do anything important in this class anyway."
    • A. 

      Situational

    • B. 

      Verbal

    • C. 

      Dramatic

  • 12. 
    The type of irony represented in this picture is __________.  
  • 13. 
    What type of irony is this? (Isn't scary this person doesn't know there's a shark there!) verbal, dramatic, situational 
  • 14. 
    What type of irony is this?  verbal, situational, dramatic 
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