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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many paintings does Mike have finished?
2. For what is the young violinist meeting Alexa?
3. Who is Bethany Vance?
4. Who does Wyler say Alexa is supposed to be meeting with in Act 1, Scene 7?
5. What does Alexa use to "blind" people, according to Kaden?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Plays are divided into acts and the acts into scenes. Why does a playwright divide the story this way? How is the addition or subtraction of scene a useful tool in playwriting? How do the divisions aid the audience/reader?
Essay Topic 2
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.
Essay Topic 3
Several characters in the play are on a quest for fame and fortune. What characters are involved in this quest? How does each try to achieve this goal? What characters succeed? What characters fail? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
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