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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Kurt feel like doing to his Uncle Dan?
2. In what state was Kurt's business located?
3. According to Kurt, what are we not born with?
4. What type of people want to become President?
5. Where are the visitors staying in New York?
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on Shakespeare and his influence on world culture. Be sure to address:
1) What makes Shakespeare such an important playwright.
2) Themes and subject matter addressed in Shakespeare's work.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on the bombing of Dresden during World War Two. Be sure to address:
1) Rationale for bombing Dresden.
2) Public opinion on the bombing.
3) Your own thoughts on the devastation.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the Great Depression from an economic standpoint, examining its causes, effects, and solution. Be sure to address at least one of these points:
1) Political leadership and the Depression.
2) Differences and similarities between the Great Depression and recent economic crises in the United States.
3) The influence of the Great Depression on economics as a discipline.
This section contains 961 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)