As Bees in Honey Drown Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Douglas Carter Beane
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the photographer's subject's real first name?

2. What is missing from the recording studio?

3. Where does Act 2, Scene 2 begin?

4. What clothing does the subject want to take the picture in?

5. What does Alexa want Wyler to write?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why does Alexa think Wyler is pursuing her after she conned him?

2. How does Alexa react to Wyler writing in a composition book?

3. What does Alexa offer Wyler since he is not writing?

4. What does the photographer think of Wyler as he is taking his picture?

5. What prompts Wyler to start writing in Act 2, Scene 9?

6. Why do Alexa's victims not stop her from scamming someone else?

7. Why do Kaden and Illya call Wyler in Act 2, Scene 6?

8. Describe how Alexa tells Wyler deals happen and "culture is maintained."

9. Who is Swen?

10. Why does writing not come easily to Wyler?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

There are several lessons learned by the play's various characters. Identify the lessons learned for each particular character. How are these lessons learned? Why are they important? What lesson is the playwright trying to teach the audience/reader? How has the playwright identified these lessons as important? Use specific examples from the text in the response.

Essay Topic 2

Each of the acts is subtitled "Life" and "Art," respectively. Why are these subtitles used? What additional information can the reader infer about the act based on the subtitle? Could these subtitles be changed? What might they be changed to? Use specific examples from the text in the response.

Essay Topic 3

There are various genres of plays. Identify the genre of "As Bees In Honey Drown." Support the genre chosen with specific examples from the text. Could the play fit into more than one genre? How?

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