Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Louis say Roger is imagining?
2. What does Mark tell Roger to do?
3. What do the Queen and the General do?
4. What do the officials assume?
5. What is the role of the Beggar?
Essay Topic 1
There is one central theme of the play.
Part 1) What is this theme? How is this theme first realized in the play?
Part 2) What are two events later in the play that reinforce this theme? How are the characters in the play affected by this theme?
Part 3) Do you believe this theme to be true in real life? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The title of the play is significant.
Part 1) What has the same name in the play? What is the significance of both of these locations?
Part 2) What is a theme of the play? How does "The Balcony" reiterate the theme?
Part 3) If this play were updated, what would be the new title of the play? Why would this be the title?
Essay Topic 3
The setting of the play is a whorehouse.
Part 1) What is the name of the whorehouse? What is significant about its name?
Part 2) What does the whorehouse offer its visitors?
Part 3) Why has the author used a whorehouse as the setting? Use the text to support your response.
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