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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Bethany, who are Alexa's "friends"?
2. What does Alexa do during money transactions that is important to her scheme, according to Kaden?
3. Where does Wyler track down Michael?
4. Who is Alexa talking to in Act 2, Scene 1?
5. What does Wyler say after he gets punched in Act 1, Scene 7?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The narrator is an important role, if only an unseen character, in a play. What role does the narrator have in this play? How is the narrator important? What information does the narrator have that the characters do not? What is the narrator able to tell the audience/reader that the characters cannot? How is this important to a viewing or reading of the play? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
Essay Topic 2
Wyler and Alexa take on the roles of protagonist and antagonist, respectively. Compare and contrast these two characters. How are they drawn to each other? How do they complement each other? What makes them a unique or unexpected pair? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
Alexa has gotten away with conning people numerous times before she cons Wyler, who then decides to go after her. Why has no one before Wyler tried to track down Alexa? What has stopped them? How has this enabled Alexa to continue conning people? In turn, what makes Wyler want to track down Alexa? Why is he different from the rest of her victims? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
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