Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Fat Men on Horseback," Thompson marveled at how fast the political landscape had changed in what amount of time?
2. Michael Dukakis was the governor of what state during the 1988 elections?
3. What National Security Adviser attempted suicide in "Gone with the Wind?"
4. Who saw the scandals as a witch hunt against Ronald Reagan, in "God Bless Colonel North?"
5. "Crazy Patrick and Big Al" refered to Patrick Buchanan and who?
Describe Thompson's experiences in the salvage industry in Florida. Why did he go there? Why did he leave?
Describe the narrative in "Buffalo Gores a Visitor." Who are the characters in this story? In what narrative voice and tense is the article?
Describe Thompson's use of imagery and symbolism in the articles. What are examples of symbols that tie into overarching themes in the text?
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