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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Miranda often dream of?
2. What is the name of the woman who doesn't think there's a difference between men looking at women sexually on the streets and women doing it to men?
3. How does the author believe that women should embrace fantasies?
4. What did the man who wrote to the author sign his name as?
5. What does the author warn against?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Nancy Friday think about acting out fantasies?
2. How do experts compare visual arousal by men and women and how does Nancy Friday refute this?
3. How does the theme of sexual equality play into Nancy Friday's chapter about guilt?
4. What is the overall theme of the book?
5. What does the author compare crotch watching to?
6. Which fantasies stay the most exciting, according to the author?
7. Describe the situation that both Sophie and Paula face.
8. Where does Nancy Friday say that many women get their fantasies?
9. How does Nancy Friday compare men to women?
10. Describe the role of mundane items, people, and events in fantasies.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is Nancy Friday's writing style? What tone does she use with the reader? What does the use of diction tell you about the writing style and the author?
Essay Topic 2
How do men react to the idea of women having fantasies, according to Nancy Friday? Do you agree with her? What evidence convinces you of this?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the tone that Nancy Friday uses. How does this affect the reading experience? What does this tell the reader about the author? How is this tone achieved?
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