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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the power limit for legal transmission on free AM bands?
2. 'Random violence produces random...'
3. What is a 'knuckle sap?'
4. What city has the longest and most extensive Switchboard operation?
5. What is the name for a trick package that can be used to hide stolen items?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on the topic of social welfare and the social safety net, making an argument for or against expansion of government spending on social programs. Be sure to use both logical, moral, and cited/researched arguments in your paper.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on the topic of recreational drugs, focusing on those mentioned by Hoffman in STEAL THIS BOOK. Be sure to address:
1) Issues surrounding the use and sale of drugs.
2) Issues with the prohibition of these drugs.
3) How you feel about the current state of narcotics laws in America.
Essay Topic 3
Research and write an essay comparing and contrasting the economic systems of capitalism and communism, using historical examples of nations' experiences with various versions of the two systems.
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