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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Illya Mannon?
2. Who does Wyler say Alexa is supposed to be meeting with in Act 1, Scene 7?
3. What does Michael ask Wyler when they first talk on the phone?
4. Who approaches Wyler at the newsstand?
5. How much did Illya get taken for?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
The playwright uses several instances of foreshadowing throughout the play. Identify the uses of foreshadowing. How do these situations foreshadow later events in the play? Why are these events important? What does the audience/reader learn from these events that the characters in the play do not? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
Love is also an underlying theme in the play. How is love portrayed in the play? What characters experience love? What characters lack love? How does love or the lack thereof influence the play's storyline? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
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