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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which author does Abbott reference in this section?
(a) Leo Tolstoy.
(b) Alexander Solzhenitsyn.
(c) Alexander Pushkin.
(d) Fyodor Dostoevsky.
2. What people does Abbott say are the targets in American prisons?
3. What does Abbott want two dollars to purchase?
4. Who does Abbott believe killed Blackie?
(b) A fellow inmate.
(d) The angels.
5. Who does Abbott say China's army is composed of?
(a) The pigs.
(b) The majority.
(c) The people.
(d) The animals.
6. How does Abbott claim guards instigate violence in prison?
(a) They bully the weak.
(b) They spit in prisoner's meals.
(c) They pool people into racial groups.
(d) They put innocent people into solitary.
7. What does Abbott say he appreciates seeing on his cell window?
(a) Spider webs.
(b) Rain drops.
8. What does Abbott question about Gilmore?
(a) His sense of timing.
(b) His intelligence.
(c) His upbringing.
(d) His sanity.
9. What drug does Abbott say helps him to think about philosophical matters?
10. Who runs the dance hall mentioned in #152?
11. What does Abbott say guilt is a matter of?
(a) The state.
(b) The mind.
(d) The heart.
12. What did the black farmer use as a weapon against the police?
(a) A fence post.
(b) A knife.
(c) A tree branch.
(d) A glass.
13. What does Abbott say is a barrier to intelligence?
14. What does Abbott say he is conflicted about?
(a) The prospect of a family.
(b) His love for his country.
(c) The prospect of freedom.
(d) Moving to another prison.
15. What does Abbott call the problems his pen pal suffers from?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Abbott say the American prison does rather than rehabilitate?
2. Which country does Abbott say he admires?
3. What country does Abbott say has the most oppressive regime on the planet?
4. What does Abbott mock Vietnam Veterans for being?
5. What does Abbott claim every Communist revolution brings the world closer to?
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