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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. According to the author, the literature of repletion is passed of as what?
(a) The literature of the "real" and the "human."
(b) The literature of how man struggles.
(c) The literature to what guides our lives and our souls.
(d) The literature of what is "judicial" and what is "faithful."

2. In "Soap Powders and Detergents," what does the author argue that the "whiteness" promised by these cleaning products play towards?
(a) The vanity of consumers.
(b) The values of consumers.
(c) The aesthetics of consumers.
(d) The naivety of consumers.

3. "Wine is here a part of the reason of _____." How is this quote from "Wine and Milk" finished?
(a) Life.
(b) Behavior.
(c) State.
(d) Dreams.

4. What is the associated social status of the referenced actor in "The Poor and the Proletariat"?
(a) Working class.
(b) Poor.
(c) Middle class.
(d) Working class and poor.

5. What sort of values does steak adhere to in "Steak and Chips"?
(a) Spiritual.
(b) Familiar.
(c) Cultural.
(d) Patriotic.

Short Answer Questions

1. What film is mentioned in the first paragraph of "The Romans in Films"?

2. Which of the following is not one of the things the author says of steak in "Steak and Chips"?

3. What does the writing of the author under discussion in "The Nautilus and the Drunken Boat" most typically explore?

4. Ultimately, what is the destiny of the writers in the magazine article mentioned in "Novels and Children"?

5. Who is the actor the author focuses on in "The Poor and the Proletariat"?

Short Essay Questions

1. How is it assumed the author is referring to astronauts when he says "the Jet-Man"?

2. What is the significance of eating steak rare in "Steak and Chips"?

3. What are the two signs that are discussed in "The Romans in Films?" What do they suggest of Roman and modern culture?

4. How does royalty dress in "The 'Blue Blood' Cruise"? What does this say of the royal families?

5. What is the function of wrestling according to "The World of Wrestling?" What does the author contrast this to? Why is this the function of wrestling?

6. "Hitch the greatness of the former to the triumph of the latter." To what does this quote from "Operation Margarine" apply?

7. How is fairness apart of wrestling?

8. The evil that the author speaks of in "Operation Margarine," where else does he say it is present, beyond the Army and the Church? What example does he use?

9. Why does the author speak ill of men as 'types' in "The Blue Guide"?

10. What are the metaphorical roles of the different types of "Soap Powders and Detergents"?

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