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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 city does Seinfeld say is entertaining?
2. What does Seinfeld say he is not good at doing?
3. What kind of commercials does Seinfeld hate?
4. What does Seinfeld think it must be awful to be called all the time?
5. What does Seinfeld think a museum security cannot stop someone from doing?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Seinfeld's favorite toy as a kid?
2. What does Seinfeld think about taxes?
3. What does Seinfeld remember about riding in the car with his parents?
4. What does Seinfeld love about sports?
5. What does Seinfeld think about law enforcement work?
6. Why does Seinfeld think that men like to channel surf?
7. Why does Seinfeld think Las Vegas is so entertaining?
8. What does Seinfeld say about lawyers?
9. Why does Seinfeld not like going to the doctors?
10. What does Seinfeld think about suicide?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Choose one of the following statements to develop a 500-word essay.
1) SEINLANGUAGE is a rehashing of Seinfeld's older material.
2) SEINLANGUAGE take advantage of Seinfeld's popularity and has no real significance as a book.
Essay Topic 3
What does Jerry think about answer machines and other modern communications? How much is Jerry's humor rooted in the Nineties?
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