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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Hamper change his mind about filming at Mark's Lounge?
2. As he drove home during his breakdown, what did Hamper think he saw?
3. What did Hamper find most irritating about the message board?
4. How much money would Hamper make writing articles for Mother Jones?
5. Why was Jackson afraid of Hamper?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What effect did unemployment have on Flint? What happened when much of the population was unemployed and why? What do you think the mood of the town was?
Essay Topic 2
There is very little, if any, symbolism in the book Rivethead. What is the effect of a literal story? How does this method fit the subject matter?
Essay Topic 3
How did Roy's crackup prefigure Hamper's own mental breakdown? What role did Hamper play on Roy's story, and how did Roy's compare to his own?
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