This resource includes reading comprehension questions that go along with chapters 21 to 26 of the classroom edition of The Martian by Andy Weir. There are a total of three multiple choice questions per chapter. Also included is an extended response essay question at the end of Chapter 26.
An answer key is provided for the multiple choice questions only. Extended Response answers can vary.
To give you an idea of the type of questions asked, here are the questions listed for Chapter 22:
1. Why is the dust storm a problem for Watney?
A. It could blow away the rover
B. It will block out the sun so his solar panels can’t recharge
C. It will cause his navigation system to fail
2. What reference point does Mark use to figure out his longitude?
3. When does Watney realize that he is in a dust storm?
A. When he takes an EVA in Marth Crater
B. When his solar panels stop charging
C. When he notices a change in the wind pattern