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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the list after "Five after Five" expected to feature?
(a) Five sports to never play.
(b) Thirty foods you will hate to love.
(c) Celebrity pajamas.
(d) 50 beautiful people whom the reader will never have sex with.
2. What fashion magazine is mentioned in "Five After Five"?
3. What year was the source of "The Recipe" for awards ceremonies found?
4. What will be happening to the Baby Boomers during 2015-2025 according to the narrator of "Five Under Five"?
(a) They will still be working.
(b) They will be dead or dying.
(c) They will be relaxing in Hawaii.
(d) They will be gambling in wheelchairs.
5. To whom does Vincent pour out his heart on AOL in "Vincent and Theo on AOL"?
(a) His mother.
(b) Jon Stewart.
(c) The whole world.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does an eight year old get on the "Five Under Five" list?
2. What will the ethnicity of the fifth member on the "Five Under Five" list be?
3. What was Captain Crunch accused of doing when he was a strong leader in "The Cult"?
4. Who proposes that Stewart should commit suicide in "The Cult"?
5. How does Stewart try to escape in "The Cult"?
Short Essay Questions
1. Which child on the "Five Under Five" list do you find most interesting?
2. Who are Fred Silverman and Lenny Bruce as described in "Lenny Bruce: the Making of a Sitcom"?
3. Describe the concept of a "Five Under Five" list.
4. What message is Stewart trying to communicate in "Five Under Five"?
5. Who is Sheldon Francis Stein in "Revenge is a Dish Best Served Cold"?
6. What sort of people are involved in "The Recipe"?
7. Describe the interview between Larry King and Adolf Hitler in Stewart's short story.
8. What does Gates do in "The Devil and William Gates" in order to convince the Devil to give him all power?
9. What collection of genes makes up Cary Streisand of the "Five Under Five" list?
10. What is the purpose of the last short story?
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