Mid-Book Test - Hard
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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. What does Hoover think of when he looks at the picture by Bruegel?
2. At what kind of restaurant does Marvin eat in chapter four?
3. What company does Jane Farsih work for?
4. In which state is Phoenix?
5. What does Matt think has happened to their father?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does this section state about Klara's life in the Bronx?
2. What does this section say about Klara's love life?
3. How does Nick kill George?
4. How does Manx react to the super's accusations that he stole the shovels?
5. What did Marian always want Nick to talk about?
6. What do people in Phoenix think about Nick's roots?
7. Why does Marian say she takes heroin?
8. Describe the life Nick had growing up?
9. What does Nick think about meeting Klara after all these years?
10. What does Hoover discuss with Clyde Tolson in this section?
Essay Topic 1
What is post modernism? In what way is Don De Lillo a post modern writer?
Essay Topic 2
How does the disappearance of their father effect Nick and Matt? How different would their lives have been if their father stayed?
Essay Topic 3
What decisions do the students think Nick regrets in his life? Choose one of the decisions he regrets and dicuss how his life would have been different if he had taken a different decision?
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