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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. Does Andy feel that being in the dark about love and sex can be a good situation?
2. Andy also believes that a person can make a conscious choice to do what, regarding his time?
3. Why is popular culture in America a great equalizer in Andy's opinion?
4. What is Andy determined to become?
5. B offers up an alternative career for Andy. What is that career?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why has Taxi moved to New York? How does she deal with the little money she has?
2. To what does Andy compare events that happen in people's lives? Give an example.
3. What does Andy have to say about his television?
4. What does Andy think about leftovers?
5. What does Andy say about Paris in comparison to New York?
6. What do Andy Warhol and B discuss?
7. How does Andy learn that a person can make a conscious choice to spend his or her time happy or sad?
8. What does Andy say that contradicts what he believes should be taught to children?
9. According to Andy, when should people be informed about love and sex? Why?
10. What does Andy find to be the hardest part of fame?
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 has three fundamental philosophies.
Part 1) What are his three fundamental philosophies? How are they revealed throughout this book?
Part 2) How does he contradict these philosophies? Why do these contradictions take place?
Part 3) What is the reason Andy has written this book about his philosophies? Is it for himself? For others? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Andy Warhol has emotional issues surrounding sex.
Part 1) What is Andy's opinion of sex? How might this opinion have come about?
Part 2) How does it reiterate his lack of attachment to others? How might his opinion of sex affect his work?
Part 3) Why does he express this opinion? How do aspects of this opinion contradict themselves? What are your thoughts on his views on sex? Why do you feel this way?
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