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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What sound effect signals a change in eras?
2. What is Lady Croom unhappy about?
3. What does Bernard offer to do for Valentine?
4. What objectionable article does Mrs. Chater wear?
5. Bernard invites Hannah to London for ________.
Essay Topic 1
How does Stoppard use time to develop his message in "Arcadia?" Write an essay in which you determine and support Stoppard's message about time, using specific references to the author's mention and manipulation of time in the play.
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
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.
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