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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Fisby ask the villagers to do as they sing after the wrestling match?
2. What does Lotus Blossom believe happens in American factories?
3. What has Capt. McLean subscribed to for years?
4. How are goods made in the U.S. according to this story?
5. What is eating up the Chinese peas?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do you think the Congressman defines "get-up and go?" How do you think the Congressman will view the blending of two cultures? What will surprise the Congressman when he arrives in the village?
Essay Topic 2
What does it mean to the resident of the village to sit in the pine grove and watch the sun go down while drinking tea? What ideals does this promote?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the style of Fisby's sales pitch to the other village Army officers to sell the brandy. What do you recognize about his sale's pitch? Is this a typically "American" way to sell? Is this regarded as honorable? What about Fisby sale's pitch makes this a funny scene?
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