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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is on the inside of the closet door in Act 2, Scene 6?
2. According to Alexa, what are the homes of Hollywood all about?
3. To what article of clothing does Alexa compare Wyler?
4. How much did Illya get taken for?
5. Where does Act 2, Scene 4 take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Before Alexa became Alexa, she was Brenda Gelb from Pennsylvania. Describe the transformation that Brenda makes to become Alexa Vere de Vere. What prompts this transformation? How does she accomplish changing her personality and actions to fit Alexa instead of Brenda? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
Essay Topic 2
The theme of art imitating life is prevalent in the play. How is this theme depicted? How is this theme important to the play? What characters are involved in this theme's development? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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