Final Test - Easy
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This quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was the result on the chicken and beef in "No Wonder They Call Me a Bitch"?
(a) They were undetectable.
(b) They were unflavored.
(c) They were juicy.
(d) They tasted like fish.
2. What common element does Wills mention having with the penalty in "The Dramaturgy of Death"?
(a) Crime matches the punishment.
(b) Those who receive it, committed the same crime.
(c) Inhumane treatment.
(d) Redressing a grievance.
3. What magazine is mentioned having a cartoon that is equivalent to shouting fire in "Shouting Fire!"?
(b) Rolling Stone.
4. Who admired Castro, according to Talese in "Ali in Havana"?
(b) Muhummud Ali.
(d) Mike Tyson.
5. What does Dickerson think Johnny's assailant is doing in "Who Shot Johnny?"
(a) Bringing down all the kids in the neighborhood.
(b) Being ignorant to people who love him.
(c) Bringing down the entire black community.
(d) Bringing down the house.
6. What does Wills compare this type of barbaric act to in "The Dramaturgy of Death"?
(a) To the Civil War.
(b) To the 60's lynchings.
(c) To a movie.
(d) To our own system of capital punishment.
7. What does Updike say that men think about their bodies?
(a) It is very forgettable.
(b) It is an art form.
(c) It is very masculine.
(d) It is very hard.
8. What case do Conroy and Douglas discuss in "Think About It"?
(a) The Robert-Grealy case .
(b) The 9/11 attack.
(c) The Bay of Pigs.
(d) The Dennis Case that dealt with the first amendment.
9. What issue is Berry criticizing in "In Distrust of Movements"?
(a) The way people drive.
(b) The way we recycle.
(c) The way we eat.
(d) The way American's see environmental problems.
10. What assumption are all rights based on in "What's Wrong With Animal Rights"?
(a) The ability to suffer.
(b) The ability to read.
(c) The ability to be pleased.
(d) The ability to smell.
11. Who does Talese accompany to Cuba in "Ali in Havana"?
(a) Muhummed Ali.
(b) Mike Tyson .
(c) Fidel Castro.
(d) George Clooney .
12. Why do the hunters hunt according to Williams in "The Killing Game"?
(a) To help people that hit deer with their car.
(b) To eat dinner.
(c) For decoration in their house.
(d) To stop over population of animals.
13. Where is Kincaid a native of in the essay "On Seeing England for the First Time"?
(a) Puerto Rico.
14. What is Halberstam discussing in his essay, "Who Are We"?
(a) The Vietnam War.
(b) The 911 attacks.
(c) World War II.
(d) He is talking about America's involvement in war.
15. Why was this justification used for the death penalty in "The Dramaturgy of Death"?
(a) It justifies crimes and their punishments according to the crimes.
(b) It teaches people a lesson.
(c) It justified extreme forms of brutality, like burning at the stake.
(d) It helped people be scared of what would happen if they misbehaved.
Short Answer Questions
1. What adjectives does Updike describe for males in "The Disposable Rocket"?
2. Where is the Quechan stone monument in "The Stone Horse"?
3. What is Wills considering in his essay, "The Dramaturgy of Death"?
4. What was the verdict of the wet food in "No Wonder They Call Me a Bitch"?
5. What is the goal of utilitarianism according to Singer in "The Singer Solution to World Poverty"?
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