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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long is a typical work week in Ecotopia?
2. Which of the following would NOT be used to describe the Ecotopian health care facilities?
3. What is the minicity that Weston tours that he visits a school in?
4. What kind of product do Ecotopians use little of?
5. Who exerts control over doctors' financial ceilings in Ecotopia?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create your own brand of Utopian fiction involving the Ecotopian minicity of Alviso. What scenario would you develop to show the characters' strengths and weaknesses? Who would the other characters be? Would your novel be one story or a series of vignettes? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the significance of the novel's title. What did the author mean by calling the book Ecotopia? Cite an example to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the Ecotopian approach to sports. What do you think of the war games? Are they ritualistic? How are they similar (or not) to American team sports? What do you find appealing or not about their sports? Describe.
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