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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Roger not want Chantal to go?
2. What must everything be grounded in?
3. How does the Envoy introduce himself?
4. Who appears on the balcony?
5. What does Chantal say she will be doing when she sings for the crowd?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
The clients of the whorehouse are known as visitors.
Part 1) Why might be the reason for them being called visitors? Who are the clients the reader meets?
Part 2) Why might the author have created the characters the way he did?
Part 3) What are their fantasies? Why do they have these fantasies?
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