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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 is farmland measured in?
2. What does the law of gravity also affect?
3. What should you do to all your cans before going to the cashier?
4. What makes up the majority of the diet for the National Liberation Front?
5. What type of card is useful for people in their mid twenties?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is 'monkey warfare?' Who does it appeal to?
2. What does Hoffman recommend about organizing press conferences?
3. What do you think the New Nation described by Hoffman would look like? Is it possible to achieve?
4. What does Hoffman recommend about communication from the underground?
5. What legal advice does Hoffman have for those arrested?
6. How important are political demonstrations and protests in the democratic system? Is violence always a part of public political expressions?
7. How should injuries be dealt with during a demonstration, protest, or riot?
8. How can television transmissions be hijacked?
9. How does Hoffman instruct readers to direct property damage?
10. Should Abbie Hoffman be held legally responsible for the actions of his readers if they follow his teachings literally and break the law?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay describing the hypothetical life of someone who followed the advice in STEAL THIS BOOK literally, tracing their struggle from ordinary beginning towards an increasingly criminal life of social rebellion.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on what you feel is the most important political demonstration/protest in American history. Be sure to address:
1) The goal of the demonstration.
2) A timeline of what happened at the demonstration.
3) How the event has influenced history and America as a nation.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay topic of your choosing, based on the theme of democracy. The essay can focus on a specific aspect of democracy, deal with the functioning of the system as a whole, and so on.
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