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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. What is Andy determined to become?
(a) A loner.
(c) Friends with other artists.
(d) A good artist.
2. How does this concept come to Andy?
(a) He witnesses a funeral in Japan where all the mourners are reveling instead of weeping.
(b) His friends often do as they wish.
(c) He wastes his time every day.
(d) Businessmen are good at using their time wisely.
3. Why does Andy have a special fascination with these people?
(a) They are so strong.
(b) They are so different from him.
(c) He wants to learn from them.
(d) They are able to balance the pressure of creating a successful show all the while seeming to just be engaged in conversation with several famous people.
4. Why does Taxi leave Andy's life?
(a) She returns to her family.
(b) She tires of him.
(c) To go on the road with a singer.
(d) To study art in Europe.
5. B offers up an alternative career for Andy. What is that career?
(a) Customs Official.
(b) President of the United States.
(c) A college professor.
(d) Police officer.
Short Answer Questions
1. What city is more aesthetic than New York?
2. Andy and B then discuss the viability of Andy becoming what one day?
3. With what does Taxi struggle?
4. What are these things that are beautiful to him?
5. Is being overweight a hindrance to beauty to Andy's way of thinking?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Andy say about the times for scheduled meetings?
2. What does Andy say that contradicts what he believes should be taught to children?
3. Describe Andy's childhood.
4. How does Andy learn that a person can make a conscious choice to spend his or her time happy or sad?
5. According to Andy, when should people be informed about love and sex? Why?
6. How can time be ethereal and mystical?
7. Why are movies important to Andy?
8. What does Andy have to say about his television?
9. What are the drawbacks and advantages of fame?
10. Where does Taxi go after New York? What does Andy think of this?
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