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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 254-283.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who told Thompson he would have to buy a de-scrambler to watch most channels on his television in "Full-time Scrambling?"
2. What made Thompson particularly angry with the school system, in "Expelled from the System?"
(a) Teen pregnancy.
(b) Advancement tests.
(c) No Child Left Behind.
(d) Urine tests.
3. In "Ronald Reagan is Doomed," Thompson wrote that people were already fleeing the Reagan Administration because of what?
(a) Watergate scandal.
(b) Iran-Contra scandal.
(c) Gary Hart scandal.
(d) Chirnobyl disaster.
4. Which team was playing the Boston Celtics in "Four More Games?"
(a) New Jersey Nets.
(b) Houston Rockets.
(c) Seattle Mariners.
(d) Dallas Cowboys.
5. Who did Thompson say was gored by a buffalo in "Buffalo Gores a Visitor?"
Short Answer Questions
1. What work did Thompson say he has used more lines from than any other work?
2. Who was the new White House Press Secretary in "New Blood on the Tracks?"
3. Thompson argues that for years the Chinese government had tried to eliminate what but failed, in "Down to a Sunless Sea?"
4. In "The Scum of the Earth," Thompson detailed a feud between Jerry Falwell, Jim Bakker, Pat Robertson and who?
5. Who did Thompson call in "The Woman from Kiev?"
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