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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does jury selection take?
2. What does Clyde offer to do for Roberta?
3. What does the Judge deny the defense?
4. What confirms the fact Roberta was pregnant?
5. Who does Clyde get an audience with?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Clyde and Roberta.
1) What is their relationship with their parents?
2) What is their relationship to each other?
3) Do you think they were the perfect match?
Essay Topic 2
An American is a famous book which has greatly influenced popular culture. Choose a film or book written after An American Tragedy that you think was influenced by the novel and discuss there similarities in terms of a) plot b) character c) themes.
Essay Topic 3
Both Clyde and Roberta are restricted by their moral upbringings. Using two examples from the book discuss how their upbringings affect their decisions in the book. Do you think their moral upbringings were more destructive than helpful?
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