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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. What offer does Alexa present Wyler with in Act 2, Scene 6?
3. Alexa says that "the only person an artist is required to impress is" who?
4. What does Wyler ask Alexa in Act 2, Scene 6?
5. What does the newsstand attendant show Wyler?
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Setting and scene background are extremely important to a play. Why is setting and scenery important to a play? What are the various setting used in this play? How are they important to the action of the play? How does the setting add to the action? 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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