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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 does Seinfeld think makes little sense at movie theaters?
2. What member of the orchestra does Seinfeld wonder about?
3. What kind of shows does Seinfeld find very entertaining?
4. Why does Seinfeld not talk to people about his work?
5. What women's sport does Seinfeld say he likes?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Seinfeld think that unemployment is the toughest job?
2. Why does Seinfeld think that men like to channel surf?
3. What does Seinfeld think about professional wrestling?
4. Why does Seinfeld think Las Vegas is so entertaining?
5. What does Seinfeld love about sports?
6. What does Seinfeld think about taxes?
7. What does Seinfeld say about Superman?
8. What does Seinfeld think about suicide?
9. What does Seinfeld say about entertainers?
10. What does Seinfeld think about law enforcement work?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Seinfeld express his opinions in the following areas:
Essay Topic 2
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?
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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