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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What offer does Alexa present Wyler with in Act 2, Scene 6?
2. To what does Alexa compare herself in Act 2, Scene 6?
3. What does Michael ask Wyler when they first talk on the phone?
4. What is Wyler the first to do to Alexa?
5. What does Kaden call Wyler when he first meets him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are several references to "As Bees In Honey Drown" throughout the play, including the title of this play. What does the saying mean? Does the saying take on different meanings in each reference? How does each character interpret this saying? What does this saying say about life in general outside of the play? Use specific examples 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
One of the major themes of the play is fantasy versus reality. How is this theme evident in the play? What characters have problems dealing with fantasy versus reality? What does this theme say about life both in the play and in general? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
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