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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Gould tell Fox to get in Ross' office?
(a) Script options.
(b) Paperclips.
(c) The blacklist.
(d) Coffee.

2. Why does Gould insist on meeting with Ross instead of calling him?
(a) For fun.
(b) Ross makes Gould laugh.
(c) To delay the greenlight.
(d) So Fox can have some face time.

3. Gould takes Fox to present his film to who?
(a) The actress of the moment.
(b) The financiers.
(c) Klipstine.
(d) Ross.

4. What substance does Fox need in Act One?
(a) Drugs.
(b) Caffeine.
(c) Nicotine.
(d) Sugar.

5. What does promote mean in the film business?
(a) Give someone a raise.
(b) Kiss a leading lady.
(c) Pass duties to someone else.
(d) Get someone to make a movie.

Short Answer Questions

1. What do Gould and Fox spend time doing in Act One?

2. Gould claims movie making is a what?

3. What is coverage in the film business?

4. What does the secretary ask about the film with Doug Brown?

5. Gould tells Karen to take what kind of holiday?

Short Essay Questions

1. When Karen speaks passionately about "Radiation . . ." how does Gould react?

2. What issue does Gould seem to be debating within himself at the beginning of Act One?

3. Explain what a "courtesy read" is and why they are done.

4. What are Fox's plans for the future, after the Prison film is produced?

5. Although Karen had claimed her motives in making films to be purer than the men, what makes Fox and Gould's motives pure as well?

6. Why does the final scene between Gould and Fox become violent?

7. When Gould claims that Fox is spending too much time kissing up to him instead of doing his job, what is Fox's response?

8. Much of what comes out of Gould's mouth is insincere. What is his reaction when Karen reminds him of statements he's made in the past?

9. Why does Karen feel that the real reason is for Gould turning down the film "Radiation . . ."?

10. In Act Two, Karen tells Gould about a time when she felt empowered. What was this experience like for her?

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