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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Mozart ask his father to do?
2. When did Mozart first travel to London?
3. What wish of Salieri's is granted at this point?
4. How had Mozart disobeyed his father?
5. What does Salieri recognize in Figaro's song 'Non piu andrai'?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the role of the minor characters in Amadeus. Could any of them be removed from the play without affecting the story, action and outcome?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the way in which humor is woven into the events depicted in Amadeus.
Essay Topic 3
To what extent is the Mozart of Shaffer's play responsible for his own downfall? Your discussion should contain close reference to the text.
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