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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many points did a person need under Canada's point system to become a landed immigrant?
2. What chemical is used in stink bombs?
3. What does Hoffman recommend not to do with a Molotov cocktail or other bomb?
4. In the United States, what is the minimum age for owning a handgun?
5. At the time of writing, how much does a lightweight bullet-proof vest cost?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on the topic of authority. Be sure to address:
1) Forms of authority.
2) Common attitudes towards authority, and hypotheses on why these attitudes exist.
3) The role of authority in a modern society.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on the role of media in politics. Be sure to address:
1) The relationship between major media outlets and political parties.
2) The role of independent media in politics.
3) Specific examples of where media and politics have mixed, with either positive or negative results.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay describing the political beliefs of Abbie Hoffman, based on evidence from STEAL THIS BOOK and your own research. Be sure to address:
1) Key complaints that Hoffman had with the political system of his day.
2) What Hoffman's 'ideal system' might look like.
3) Similarities and differences between your beliefs and those of Abbie Hoffman.
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