Atlas Shrugged Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test 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.

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

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.

Essay Topic 2

Write a paper contrasting Eddie's and Dagny's feelings about Francisco. Eddie says, "He makes me feel safe." Dagny says, "He makes me expect excitement and danger."

Essay Topic 3

Pretend you are a book reviewer for your local paper. Write a short review of ATLAS SHRUGGED saying why you would or would not recommend it.

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