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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Bernard invites Hannah to London for ________.
2. What is the title of Bernard's publication?
3. What is Septimus doing while the others sleep?
4. At the start of the scene, Bernard is _____________________.
5. Chloe believes the others won't support Bernard's theory because __________________.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "A man is related to all nature." Considering the descriptions of the garden before and after its transformation, write an essay in which you consider how man's experience or progress is reflected in the nature at Sidley Park. Use specific examples from the text to support your argument.
Essay Topic 2
Stoppard's play explores classical and romantic understanding in several situations. Write an essay in which you determine whether Stoppard seems to favor one of these schools of thought over the other. Use examples from the text to support your ideas.
Essay Topic 3
Alfred North Whitehead said, "The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order." Does change in Stoppard's play indicate progress? Write an essay in which you explore Stoppard's message about change or progress, using specific examples from the text to support your arguments.
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