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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has happened to the Palace?
2. What does the Chief say are all failures?
3. What do the Queen and the General do?
4. What does the Envoy tell the Chief?
5. Why does Roger not want Chantal to go?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
Irma manages prostitutes.
Part 1) What do the prostitutes do for the visitors? How do the prostitutes feel about the services they provide?
Part 2) Why are the prostitutes hard to replace? Could you deal with a job such as this? Why or why not?
Part 3) Compare these prostitutes with your own assumption about prostitutes. Has your opinion changed? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Carmen works at the whorehouse.
Part 1) What is her job? Why does she have this job?
Part 2) How is she different from the other characters?
Part 3) Does she have power? If so, what kind of power?
This section contains 312 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)