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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After Hammett got released from jail, Hellman has several ______ operations.
(c) Plastic surgery.
2. Hellman realized the man who was following her was who?
(a) Her friend.
(b) An acquaintance.
(d) A child.
3. Why was Hellman in Rome?
(a) To consult on a film.
(b) To investigate a crime.
(c) To write.
(d) To relax.
4. Marc Blitzstein wrote "Regina," based on Hellman's play ________.
(a) "The Autumn Garden."
(b) "The Little Foxes."
(c) "Toys in the Attic."
(d) "The Children's Hour."
5. Hellman remembers when Nixon held the proof against Hiss up to ______.
(a) Hiss himself.
(b) Hellman's face.
(c) The TV camera.
(d) The sky.
Short Answer Questions
1. Hellman told the committee she could either testify her way or she'd what?
2. What would Hellman refuse to do at her hearing?
3. When Hammett and Hellman's money was running out, what did Hellman dream about?
4. Hellman read protest articles that said what about Nixon and McCarthy?
5. How did the Committee respond to Hellman's letter?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Hellman feel America forgot about McCarthy?
2. Why did Hellman think intellectuals posed a threat to McCarthy?
3. When looking back at the drama with the McCarthy hearings, what did Hellman feel?
4. After others testified, why was the Committee's interest in interrogating Hellman even more appealing?
5. What was unfair about asking foreign governments to assist America in their crisis?
6. What damage remained after Hellman's hearing?
7. Why was Rauh able to enter Hellman's letter into evidence?
8. What was curious about the events around Hellman learning about her subpoena?
9. What was Hellman's fear about narrating "Regina"? Did her fear come true? What did this make Hellman realize?
10. Was Hammett happy at the end of his life? Why or why not?
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