To see images and videos relating to some of the answers to the LOST University placement test questions, click on “Read more” below to look below the jump.
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SPOILER WARNING: Answers to some of the placement-test questions are revealed below the jump (or directly below, if you came in on a single-post view).
The painting in Widmore’s office has a polar bear, an upside-down Buddha, and the word “Namaste” written backwards. (This is a detail from a larger screenshot posted on lost-media.com.)
This image of weird Locke with an orange in his mouth is a classic image from the series pilot. (Image from Lostpedia)
In the Orchid Orientation Video, shown in There’s No Place Like Home, the Season 4 finale, Dr. Chang, using the name Edgar Halliwax, mentions the “Casimir effect” which allows the Dharma initiative to conduct “unique experiments in both space and time,” and warns that metallic objects must never be placed within the vault.
In episode 2×12 Fire + Water, Charlie had a dream, or a vision, that baby Aaron was in danger. Claire and her mother appeared in the dream as the angels on the left-hand side of The Baptism of Christ, a painting done in the 15th century by Andrea del Verrocchio with the help of a young Leonardo da Vinci.
The mural in the hatch contains the numbers 108 and 42, but not 23. It was attributed to Desmond in a Season 2 DVD bonus feature. It was painted by frequent LOST director Jack Bender.
For a complete list of of ALL the placement-test questions and answers, see the DarkUFO blog: all the LOST University answers