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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 last rule of Project Mayhem that the three Space Monkeys in the Cadillac recite?
2. What was Patrick doing for the mayor that caused him to be killed?
3. While traveling for business, what does the narrator ask the men he sees with beat-up faces?
4. Referring to the magazine articles about human organs, what of "Joe's" does the narrator claim to be after seeing his boss's email?
5. What does Tyler tell his boss to do after firing him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The narrator and/or Tyler are sexist: true, or false? Support your answer with a thesis that explains why you believe this, or why you don't. How do Tyler and the narrator view women in society? Why was Fight Club only for men? How was Marla treated by either of them? Support your thesis with specific examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Throughout the book, the narrator talks about death and wanting to die. At the end of the book, he pulls the trigger but does not actually die and lives on in a mental institution. What is the significance of death to the narrator and the book? Does death take on a different meaning at the book's end? Does it not? Support your answer with specific examples from the text.
Essay Topic 3
In order to generate monetary funds for Project Mayhem, Tyler makes soap from liposuctioned fat and sells it to the local department store. What is the significance of the soap production's irony? How does the soap production mirror Tyler's acts of civil disobedience. What is he trying to do to society? Cite specific examples from the text to support your answer.
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