Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Rand's symbol of the ultimate destruction of socialism?
2. How much will it cost Dagny to repair her airplane?
3. Why does the siege represent a "Concerto of Deliverance"?
4. After Francisco leaves her apartment, what does Dagny finally admit to Rearden?
5. What is the obvious symbolism of the Project X machine that is so destructive.
Write an essay describing Dagny as a true feminist, years ahead of her time.
ATLAS SHRUGGED was written about 1957. In the story, all of the major governments on earth have become socialistic. Write an essay describing what New York City looked like at that time.
In the mid 1950ds when ATLAS SHRUGGED was first published, things like refractor rays, light weight steel alloys, and sonic destroyers were fantastic. Write a few pages about how Rand's imagination may be nearer to the truth today.
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