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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which Earthling do the Tralfamadorans find the most interesting?
2. What does Vonnegut imagine doing as he flies over the East German cities?
3. What is Paul Lazzaro most proud of?
4. Who is Bertram Rumfoord?
5. How does Billy start telling people about Tralfamadore?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does luck figure into Billy's Pilgrim's life? Is he a lucky person or an unlucky person? Use examples from the novel to argue your thesis.
Essay Topic 2
Do you think that the firebombing of Dresden was a justified act of war? Use research to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
How does Vonnegut's version of World War II differ from the usual view that we get of the war? Why does he write about this version? Write an essay that analyzes Vonnegut's attitude toward World War II as shown in Slaughterhouse-Five.
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