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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. Why does Andy consider himself to be truly American?
2. Why is Andy joined in his room by B and Damian?
3. While people are living their lives what can happen?
4. Why does Andy want B to order room service?
5. Andy is immediately annoyed by the direction of the conversation and tells Damian what?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Andy wish he could sleep in the lobby?
2. How does Andy believe people should live?
3. What does Andy say about others' thoughts? What does he think about this?
4. What does Andy find to be almost as much fun as grocery shopping?
5. Who does Andy admire? Why?
6. What does Andy believe supermarkets should do?
7. Why does Andy consider himself a true American?
8. Why does Andy become annoyed with Damian?
9. Over what do Andy and B argue?
10. What does Andy think about his room at the Hotel Mirabeau?
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
Andy Warhol's ideas on class structure and employment fit in well with the time period.
Part 1) What are Andy's ideas about class structure? How do his ideas compare with others' ideas at this time?
Part 2) How might Andy have come to have these ideas about class structure? How much has this time period influenced his beliefs about class structure?
Part 3) How do his ideas on class structure affect his work and his popularity as an artist? How might his work have been received in previous decades? If he were a new artist today, how would his work be received today? Why?
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