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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Andy feels that each person has some beauty at different points in life but what?
2. Is being overweight a hindrance to beauty to Andy's way of thinking?
3. What is the art style that Andy establishes which draws even more people and more celebrity to him?
4. With what does Taxi struggle?
5. Andy also admits to being what kind of a snob?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the drawbacks and advantages of fame?
2. Why are movies important to Andy?
3. What else exemplifies real beauty?
4. How is fame relative?
5. What does Andy say about Paris in comparison to New York?
6. How does Andy learn that a person can make a conscious choice to spend his or her time happy or sad?
7. Is being overweight a hindrance to beauty? Why or why not?
8. What does Andy find to be the hardest part of fame?
9. What does Andy think should be taught to children? Why?
10. According to Andy, when should people be informed about love and sex? Why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Andy Warhol believes he understands why some people he knows, including himself, still act like babies.
Part 1) Why does he believe people still act like babies? Is this good or bad? Explain.
Part 2) Why does he believe he is still a "mama's boy?" How might he have come to this belief? Is there any validity to these beliefs? Why or why not?
Part 3) Why is this section included in this book? What does this reveal about Andy and his art?
Essay Topic 2
Andy Warhol believes that any space with art in it is wasted space.
Part 1) Why does he believe this? What is an appropriate space for one in which to live? Why?
Part 2) How is this belief a contradiction to much of Andy's life?
Part 3) How might his work as an artist help to create such a need for space without art? Would he desire this so much if he was not an artist? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
The concept of time can be very ethereal and mystical.
Part 1) How can time be ethereal and mystical? What does Andy think about this concept of time?
Part 2) Why does he enjoy anticipation? How does this reinforce other beliefs of Andy's?
Part 3) What is a conscious choice that people can make regarding their time? How might this affect one's life? How does it affect Andy's life? How does it affect his work?
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