Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72 Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, June.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Despite, or perhaps, because of Thompson's own preferences, what in his writing identifies him as a trustworthy source of information and editorials?
(a) Respect for everyone.
(b) Morality.
(c) Objectivity.
(d) Clean living.

2. According to Thompson, who was most notably not a target when Bobby Kennedy was assassinated?
(a) Lyndon Johnson.
(b) Rosey Grier.
(c) George Meany.
(d) George Wallace.

3. Besides the factory, where else do the candidates go to visit and meet with workers?
(a) A library.
(b) A hospital.
(c) An automotive shop.
(d) A slaughterhouse.

4. At the end of "June," why does Thompson compare the journalists to a particularly notorious group?
(a) Their similar drug use.
(b) Their similar self-righteousness.
(c) Their similar boredom.
(d) Their similar anger.

5. Although Kennedy would not be likely to win the state of Georgia, what key city could he almost definitely win?
(a) Atlanta.
(b) Columbus.
(c) Macon.
(d) Savannah.

Short Answer Questions

1. In the beginning of "May," at which primary is Thompson present?

2. How do politicians tend to view journalists, according to Thompson?

3. How is Thompson affected when a politician he politically respects suffers through a difficult event?

4. What campaign is Thompson covering in "Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72?"

5. Why does Thompson appear to feel relieved and more justified in his habits during "June?"

(see the answer key)

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