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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does Gopnik braise a lamb for, when he prepares dinner for Waters?
2. What bothers Gopnik most about soccer?
3. What does Gopnik bring back from his New York business trip to share with Luke in The Rookie?
4. Who helps Gopnik prepare the meal for Alice?
5. What do the Gopnik's receive when they leave the sonogram visit?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Gopnik establish the dichotomy between French and American thought in the novel? Illustrate it through at least three anecdotes?
Essay Topic 2
How does Gopnik highlight the theme of observation, and how does he connect this theme with the importance of writing?
Essay Topic 3
What is the tone of "Paris to the Moon" and what literary tools does Gopnik use to create this tone?
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