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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Nick spend time in a juvenile center?
2. Which of the following celebrities are watching Lenny Bruce in Mister Kelly's?
3. What is the name of the club Nick is at in October 1962?
4. Who is Eric Deming fantasizing over in chapter two?
5. Where is Lenny Bruce performing at the end of this section?
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
What decisions do the students think Klara regrets in his life? Choose one of the decisions Klara regrets and discuss how his life would have been different if she had taken a different decision?
Essay Topic 3
What is Klara's character at the beginning of the novel? How does her character change through the novel? How does the author express this change? What events have the biggest impact on Klara's life and why?
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