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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the officials assume?
2. Why does Georgette leave?
3. Why will the Chief and Irma be prevented from being themselves?
4. Around what has the revolution mobilized?
5. What does Mark tell Roger to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Irma believes if the rebels win, she will be out of business.
Part 1) Why does she believe this? What does she believe is the fate of herself and her prostitutes?
Part 2) In the end, is this her fate? Why or why not?
Part 3) Is Irma right about the rebels? Why or why not?
Part 4) Are the men in the rebellion different than the men Irma knows? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Chantal was once a prostitute at the whorehouse.
Part 1) Why is she no longer working there?
Part 2) Is she successful at what she is doing now? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does she act as a symbol?
Part 4) What is her fate? What is the purpose of this?
Essay Topic 3
Irma mentions two times that a prostitute is growing too close to a visitor.
Part 1) Why is this a problem?
Part 2) Of whom does this remind Irma? Why is she reminded of this person?
Part 3) How does this reveal more about Irma's character and feelings about being a prostitute, as well as her feelings towards the person of whom she is reminded?
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