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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many days does the young man stand on the Paper Street house porch until Tyler lets him in?
2. How does the narrator convince Marla that he is not Tyler Durden?
3. What does the narrator do while looking out the window of the building he woke up in after the bus full of Space Monkeys tried to castrate him?
4. What is Bob's real name?
5. Why did the narrator give permission to Tyler to go ahead and kill his boss?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the purpose of the different committees within Project Mayhem?
2. Why does Tyler blackmail his boss at the film projectionists union?
3. What does the narrator discover when he reaches his company's building following Bob's death and how does he know this?
4. What does one of the Space Monkeys do while the rest are trying to hold the narrator down for castration?
5. How does The Narrator find out that he killed Patrick Madden?
6. How was Tyler able to set up the different Fight Clubs, give other people chemical kisses and start Project Mayhem without the narrator knowing?
7. What does the narrator do when his boss at the hotel attempts to fire him and why?
8. What does the narrator tell the mechanic right before the car crash and why?
9. How does Tyler say he settled the problem with the Seattle police and their cracking down on Fight Club?
10. Why is Marla's life in danger now that she has been following the narrator as his split personality, Tyler?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The society that the narrator lives in is extremely similar to, if not the same, as the society that we live in today. True or false? Support your answer with specific examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
What was Palahniuk's intention in making the narrator a schizophrenic? What are the implications of the narrator having this disorder? What does the reader's eventual discovery of the narrator's condition do for the reader? Support your answer with specific examples from the text.
Essay Topic 3
The Narrator is assigned twelve human sacrifices and he starts with Raymond Hessel. What is the significance of the human sacrifices Project Mayhem assigns and how are they meant to function within Project Mayhem? Include your own opinion on whether or not you believe these sacrifices to be inherently good or bad (i.e., what does the narrator ultimately do for Raymond Hessel?). Support your answer with specific examples from the text.
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