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. Who does Seinfeld think the movie theater refuses to hire?
2. What women's sport does Seinfeld say he likes?
3. What does Seinfeld think a person needs on their feet to follow a mall map?
4. Why does Seinfeld think it is funny that the police always have to give someone the Miranda?
5. What newspapers does Seinfeld particularly dislike?
Essay Topic 1
Examine Seinfeld's writing style. How would you describe Seinfeld's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? Does he use any specific writing techniques? What meaning does Seinfeld's style give to the story?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the world Jerry portrays.
1) What kind of world does Seinfeld portray and what does this world say about him as a person?
2) Why is it important for Seinfeld to create his own unique world?
3) How does Seinfeld make sure that the audience identifies with the world he portrays?
Essay Topic 3
Examine New York as a setting.
1) How does Seinfeld use the setting of New York in his comedy?
2) In what way could Seinfeld's humor be seen as New York humor?
3) How does Seinfeld use is New York style humor to appeal to a wide audience?
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