In the Belly of the Beast: Letters from Prison Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What drug does Abbott say helps him to think about philosophical matters?

2. What does Abbott say is a barrier to intelligence?

3. What kind of people does Abbott say the Vietnam Veterans killed?

4. Who runs the dance hall mentioned in #152?

5. What science does Abbott say intelligence tests are the product of?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Why does Abbott think democracy is so slanted against black people? In what way does Communist philosophy try to do away with such prejudice?

Essay Topic 2

What was Abbott's upbringing? How much was it responsible for his incarceration?

Essay Topic 3

What is Abbott's relationship with Mailer and why do the students he feels free to talk him like he does? How did their relationship develop after the book was published?

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