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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What gun does Owen Smet start people out with?
2. What comparison does Peter Sellars make about the United States and his father?
3. Which statement best describes Mrs. Young-soon Han's feelings?
4. What do people tell Gladis Sibrian while she is growing up?
5. According to Elaine Young, how long do people stay at the Beverly Hills Hotel?
Essay Topic 1
More than a few persons turned to pursuing a cause in the face of the Rodney King trials. Whether it was for the victims or the accused, many people devoted their lives into chasing a dream, or an advocacy. Are these people fanatics, or are all of them specifically passionate about the cause they participate in? Is there a common characteristic to the profile of these people?
Essay Topic 2
A young female student from the University of California describes her ordeal at the time the riots broke. She describes how fearful she was for her safety and ironically, she discussed how fearful she was for her father's car. What can be deduced about this young student's personality based on the thoughts that are running through her head? Paint a profile of this young student and her position on racism. Specify which instances and statements illustrate her personality.
Essay Topic 3
Explain Big Al's point of view and where his opinions and beliefs are coming from. Is there validity in his opinions? He says that there is nothing new about the Rodney King beating. Is this a sign of bitterness or of acceptance? What stand does he have regarding the Rodney King trials?
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