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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who won the World Cup?
2. What is the name of the young publisher who gives a speech at the Balzar that gets media coverage?
3. Where is Alice Waters from originally?
4. What drug does Gopnik compare Barney to?
5. What ability does the Rookie have when he is discovered?
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 illustrate the French penchant for over-dramatization and what does he delineate is the cause for their melodramatic ways?
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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