A Scanner Darkly Test | Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What country was Fred's uncle born in?

2. What does the poem say the worm eats?

3. What does George show Arctor how to do?

4. Where does Arctor take a Yellow Cab to?

5. Who does Fred watch Arctor in bed with?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Fred see Barris doing with mushrooms?

2. What do the women tell Fred in the cafeteria?

3. What is Donna's substitute for sexual relations?

4. What is the story of Faust?

5. How does Barris react to Luckman choking?

6. Why does Donna claim she does not have sex with anyone?

7. What does Fred think about Arctor in Chapter 12?

8. What is Arctor's excuse to the locksmith for his awful behavior on the phone?

9. What does Fred see on the holoscan when he watches himself having sex with Connie?

10. What does Freck hallucinate?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Examine Dick's representations of the following areas and decide how close Dick's representations are to the real thing and how Dick makes his representations seem and feel real:

1) Drug addiction

2) Undercover police work

3) Drug dealing

Essay Topic 2

Compare drug research in the 1970s to drug research today. How would the book's depiction of drugs change if Dick wrote it today?

Essay Topic 3

Examine counter culture in America.

1) What is counter culture and how was counter culture in the 1970s different from counter culture today?

2) Why is A SCANNER DARKLY seen as a counter culture book?

3) How does Dick show the clash between the counter culture and normal society and how does this clash affect society in general?

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