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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the first section of this chapter called?
2. What does Seinfeld say he has given often to his doctor?
3. What does Seinfeld hate saying?
4. What does Seinfeld say ruins leather jackets?
5. What does Seinfeld find scarier than any of the rides at Coney Island?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Seinfeld say he finds sexy in a woman?
2. What does Seinfeld think about car parking spaces?
3. What does Seinfeld think about airports?
4. What does Seinfeld believe people in a relationship should have to prevent a messy break?
5. What does Seinfeld compare dating to?
6. How does Seinfeld treat the friends he does not like?
7. What does Seinfeld think about answering machines?
8. Why does Seinfeld think that fix up dates are the worst kind of dates?
9. What does Seinfeld think about favors?
10. What does Seinfeld think is the difference between men and women when it comes to sex?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the novel's chronological setting.
1) What were the main concerns during the 1990s. How does Seinfeld express these concerns?
2) In what ways do you think the novels meaning would change if it was set in today's society?
Essay Topic 2
How has Seinfeld constructed his persona over the years? Was his early comedic persona different to what it is now? How of his real self does he allow into his performance?
Essay Topic 3
How has Jerry's live act developed over the years? What influence has he had on his contemporaries? Discuss a touring comedian that owes Jerry for part of his act.
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