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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the voices say the sermon was about?
2. What is one man in the office writing?
3. What does the fat gentleman tell Yank he has made him lose?
4. What does Yank call an old lady he approaches?
5. What does Yank say he wants to blow up?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1What problems do Yank's generation face? How are the problems for Yank's generation different to the problems his father's generation face? Identify and discuss a significant problem facing your generation.
Essay Topic 2Compare Yank's character to the person he was at the beginning of the book to the he is at the end. 1. What did Yank hope to achieve at the beginning of the book? 2. What events changes Yank's ideas about life? 3. How has Yank's character changed by the end of the book?
Essay Topic 3In 1942, William Bendix starred in a film version of the Hairy Ape. Why do you think the themes and ideas in the book were still relevant 6 years later? How did the filmmakers adapt the themes to fit in with the new environment? How did these changes affect the meaning of the story?
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