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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Martha's doctor tell her to do when she is gaining weight in her pregnancy?
2. Why is Alice in Paris?
3. How many weeks of vacation are the French people guaranteed by law?
4. How does Gopnik usually begin cooking?
5. What advice does Martha's doctor give her for after the baby arrives?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the tone of "Paris to the Moon" and what literary tools does Gopnik use to create this tone?
Essay Topic 2
Gopnik claims that he aims to examine the macro through the lens of the micro in his observation of daily French life. Describe how he does this throughout the book using at least three specific examples from the text and describing what overarching themes are established through small anecdotes.
Essay Topic 3
How does Gopnik highlight the them of transparency in "Paris to the Moon" and what specific French political stories does he draw on to communicate this theme?
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