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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who appears instead of Wyler's reflection in Act 2, Scene 6?
2. Who does Wyler say Alexa is supposed to be meeting with in Act 1, Scene 7?
3. Where does Act 2, Scene 2 take place?
4. Where does Alexa get the names she "drops" when talking to people?
5. How does Mike tell Alexa she should sound on the phone?
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
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 3
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.
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