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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 job does Seinfeld think is the toughest?
2. What does Seinfeld think is the worst thing about television?
3. What does Seinfeld call footballers?
4. What kind of shows does Seinfeld find very entertaining?
5. Why does Seinfeld think his parents live in Florida?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Seinfeld say about lawyers?
2. What does Seinfeld remember about riding in the car with his parents?
3. What does Seinfeld think about taxes?
4. How has Seinfeld decided to use his money?
5. What does Seinfeld think about law enforcement work?
6. What does Seinfeld wonder about pharmacists and psychiartrists?
7. What does Seinfeld love about sports?
8. Why does Seinfeld not like "to be continued shows"?
9. What does Seinfeld think about professional wrestling?
10. Why does Seinfeld think that men like to channel surf?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why do the students think Seinfeld would want to write a book about his thoughts? Do the students think the book has any significance beyond light entertainment?
Essay Topic 2
Why do you think Seinfeld has become such a cultural icon? Why do you think his humor has found a place in countries other than a America? Is his humor "New York" humor? "American" humor?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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