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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the music heard in the valley as the industrial "strikers" arrive?
2. What promise does Dagny make before she returns to the outside world?
3. Who flies over the valley looking for Dagny but cannot see the community below?
4. Dagny wants to build a narrow gauge railroad in the valley and then changes her mind. Why?
5. How does James Taggart retain his position as President of Taggart Transcontinental?
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on Project X and compare it to WMDs today.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay about influence peddling. Refer to Cuffy Meigs sending train cars to Louisiana to pick up worthless soy beans while the grain crops in Minesota rot for lack of trasportation.
Do you think we see some influence peddling in our government today?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the character of Phillip Rearden. How is he unlike his brother Hank?
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