Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What good luck finally comes to Rodriguez?
2. What does Rodriguez like to tell interviewers?
3. What young movie maker is also at the festival screening his film, RESERVOIR DOGS?
4. What does a theater owner in Austin, Texas, tell Rodriguez he is doing?
5. What news about Rodriguez spreads fast around Hollywood?
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on following your dreams. Using Rodriguez as your example, write your essay about how dedication, determination, and passion for a business are necessary for success. In your essay discuss why some people succeed and others do not.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay about the importance of storytelling. Include how good stories affect readers or viewers in various ways and give examples.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay about creativity. From the way Rodriguez had to be creative to get his movie made, write you essay about how creativity can overcome obstacles when following a dream. In your essay write about using your own mind rather than just accepting what other people tell you. Refer to Rodriguez' being told it was impossible to make a feature length movie for under $8,000.
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