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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Lundy's wife?
2. What baseball stadium does Manx drive to in this section that is open?
3. Why does Marian say she is crying in this section?
4. What is the name of Nick and Matt's father?
5. In which city is Marian working in in October 1967?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did the Cold War effect American society in the fifties? How are characters such as Nick effected by the events of the Cold War later on in their lives?
Essay Topic 2
Who was Lenny Bruce? Why does the author include him as a character in his novel?
Essay Topic 3
What role does baseball play in the lives of the character? What reasons does the author give for baseball's popularity? What role does baseball play in American society? Why do you think it has become so popular?
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