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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who did Illya think tried to kill Alexa?
2. Where does Act 2, Scene 4 take place?
3. What is the name of the art gallery in Act 1, Scene 4?
4. How much is the outstanding bill Alexa leaves at the hotel?
5. Where does Alexa get the names she "drops" when talking to people?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 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
There are several references to the role and job of the writer in the play. According to the characters in the play, what is the role of the writer? According to the playwright, what is the role of the writer? Are these viewpoints similar or different? Why is the writer important or not important? Use specific examples from the text in the response.
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