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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In "On the Trail of Pat Hobby," what does Pat feel he needs to have?
(a) A suit.
(b) A hat.
(c) A book.
(d) A cane.
2. What does Pat recall about his heyday in "A Patriotic Short"?
(a) The President's visit to the studio.
(b) His horrible movies.
(c) His great movies.
(d) His marriage.
3. In "No Harm Trying," who has sent a message to Pat?
(a) His son.
(b) His mother.
(c) His wife.
(d) The studio.
4. In "Pat Hobby Does His Bit," where is Pat when he wakes up?
(a) Still in the ditch.
(b) At home.
(c) In the office.
(d) In a hospital.
5. In "Mightier Than the Sword," whose name does the producer put on the script?
(b) The secretary's.
(d) Mr. Marcus'.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Two Old-Timers," for what are the two men arrested?
2. In "Mightier Than the Sword," whom does Pat overhear arguing with a producer?
3. What kind of tickets does Pat have in "Pat Hobby's Preview"?
4. Whom does Pat wait for in jail in "Two Old-Timers"?
5. Why does the doorman refuse to let Pat into the preview in "Pat Hobby's Preview"?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Pat end up begging for tickets to the preview in "Pat Hobby's Preview," and why is this significant?
2. In "A Patriotic Short," what was Pat's life like in the past as a popular writer?
3. In "Two Old-Timers," how does seeing Phil make Pat feel better about himself?
4. In "Mightier Than the Sword," how does Pat get a job?
5. In "Pat Hobby's Preview," what has caused Pat to lose respect since movies have changed?
6. In "A Patriotic Short," what does a swimming pool represent?
7. In "Pat Hobby Does His Bit," how does Pat get himself into trouble?
8. What results in Pat's job opportunity in "On the Trail of Pat Hobby"?
9. In "No Harm Trying," whom does Pat bring together and for what purpose?
10. In "Mightier Than the Sword," why does Pat's script go unused?
This section contains 700 words
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