Year 9 And 10 Mid Year Test

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Year 9 And 10 Mid Year Test

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  • 1. 
    The teen film dates back to the 1950's, with films like The Wild One, Rebel Without a Cause, Jailhouse Rock.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    In the 1950's, teen films primarily developed because...
    • A. 

      Filmmakers were keen to profit from the lucrative teenage market

    • B. 

      Filmmakers wanted to explore important issues related to teenagers

    • C. 

      Teenagers were recognised as their own special group

    • D. 

      Filmmakers were interested in making films about teenagers

  • 3. 
    A stereotype is:
    • A. 

      A widely held, oversimplified image or idea of a particular person, place or idea

    • B. 

      An idea of a particular person

    • C. 

      A character in a teen film

    • D. 

      An oversimplified character

  • 4. 
    In teen films, a plastic is...
    • A. 

      A popular, shallow and beautiful girl

    • B. 

      An arrogant and privileged bully praised for his skill at sport

    • C. 

      A disobedient outsider

    • D. 

      An introverted loner who is good at school work and probably interested in comic books and computer games

  • 5. 
    Teen films often deal with themes such as... Select all the correct answers.
    • A. 

      Friendship

    • B. 

      Suspense

    • C. 

      Murder

    • D. 

      Love

    • E. 

      Rebellion

    • F. 

      Violence

    • G. 

      Rites of passage

  • 6. 
    "They're teen royalty" says Damien in Mean Girls. "If North Shore was US Weekly, they'd always be on the cover." The stereotype he is referring to is:
    • A. 

      Plastic

    • B. 

      Nerd

    • C. 

      Rebel

    • D. 

      Jock

  • 7. 
    In teen films, a nerd is...
    • A. 

      An introverted loner who is good and school work and probably interested incomic books and computer games

    • B. 

      An arrogant and privileged bully praised for his skill at sport

    • C. 

      A disobedient outsider

    • D. 

      A popular, shallow and beautiful girl

  • 8. 
    In Teen Movies: American Youth on Screen, Timothy Shary ties the resurgence of teen movies in the 1980's to the development of shopping malls across the United States.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The relationship between teen films and popular music was established in the 1950's with films like Rock Around the Clock, Jailhouse Rock and Gidget.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which filmmaker created the iconic teen films The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Pretty in Pink and Ferris Bueller's Day Off? Note: spelling and punctuation matter!
  • 11. 
    In teen films, a rebel is...
    • A. 

      A popular, shallow and beautiful girl

    • B. 

      An introverted loner who is good a school work and probably interested in comic books and computer games

    • C. 

      A disobedient outsider

    • D. 

      An arrogant and privileged bully praised for his skill at sport

  • 12. 
    A ‘police procedural’  is:
    • A. 

      Romance Fiction

    • B. 

      Detective Fiction

    • C. 

      Suspense Fiction

    • D. 

      Forensic Fiction

  • 13. 
    A Crime Drama film is:
    • A. 

      Broadcast at a rate of one episode per week over 6 – 26 weeks

    • B. 

      A long running drama, told in episodes

    • C. 

      Watched in a single sitting

    • D. 

      Divided into two or more parts, possibly broadcast on consecutive evenings

  • 14. 
    A Crime Drama mini series is:
    • A. 

      Divided into two or more parts, possibly broadcast on consecutive evenings

    • B. 

      Broadcast at a rate of one episode per week over 6 – 26 weeks

    • C. 

      A long running drama, told in episodes

    • D. 

      Watched in a single sitting

  • 15. 
    A Crime Drama serial is:
    • A. 

      A long running drama, told in episodes

    • B. 

      Broadcast at a rate of one episode per week over 6 – 26 weeks

    • C. 

      Divided into two or more parts, possibly broadcast on consecutive evenings.

    • D. 

      Watched in a single sitting

  • 16. 
    A Crime Drama series is:
    • A. 

      Watched in a single sitting

    • B. 

      A long running drama, told in episodes

    • C. 

      Divided into two or more parts, possibly broadcast on consecutive evenings.

    • D. 

      Broadcast at a rate of one episode per week over 6 – 26 weeks

  • 17. 
    NCIS is an example of a Crime Drama:
    • A. 

      Film

    • B. 

      Mini Series

    • C. 

      Serial

    • D. 

      Series

  • 18. 
    Which of these plot events fit into the typical Crime Drama formula?   Select all the correct answers
    • A. 

      Two people go jogging in the bush

    • B. 

      Suspect is arrested

    • C. 

      Detective proposes to his girlfriend

    • D. 

      Zombies take over the world

    • E. 

      Police search the scene

    • F. 

      Evidence is examined by forensics

    • G. 

      Suspects are questioned

    • H. 

      Policeman eats a donut

    • I. 

      A dead body is found

    • J. 

      A drug deal goes bad

    • K. 

      A killer arrives from a parallel universe

  • 19. 
    There are three types of characters in Crime Drama. They are the character who solves the crime, the character who commits the crime and the hero.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    In Crime Drama – women are generally represented as:   Select all the correct answers
    • A. 

      Weak victims in need of protection

    • B. 

      Always strong and independent

    • C. 

      Unusually powerful, intelligent, strong but always sexy

    • D. 

      Only victims

  • 21. 
    In Crime Drama – ethnics and minorities such as Aboriginals and Musilims are generally represented as:
    • A. 

      Weak victims wanting protection

    • B. 

      Always strong and independent

    • C. 

      Only victims

    • D. 

      Aggressive, criminals, bad or terrorists

  • 22. 
    In Crime Drama – disabled and homosexual people are generally represented as:
    • A. 

      Only victims

    • B. 

      Weak victims wanting protection

    • C. 

      Always strong and independent

    • D. 

      Aggressive criminals

  • 23. 
    In Crime Drama, guns, bombs, blood, torches, notepads, and cameras are all standard…
    • A. 

      Costumes

    • B. 

      Props

    • C. 

      Setting

    • D. 

      Formulas

  • 24. 
    The character type that best describes this character is:
    • A. 

      Geeky male, unexpected hero. Super intelligent. Can be good or bad.

    • B. 

      Geeky male, unexpected hero. Super intelligent. Good only.

    • C. 

      Aggressive man, antisocial, angry. Good only.

    • D. 

      Aggressive man, antisocial, angry. Can be good or bad.

  • 25. 
    The character type that best describes this character is:
    • A. 

      Geeky male, unexpected hero. Super intelligent. Can be good or bad.

    • B. 

      Geeky male, unexpected hero. Super intelligent. Good only.

    • C. 

      Aggressive man, antisocial, angry. Good only.

    • D. 

      Aggressive man, antisocial, angry. Can be good or bad.

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