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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long will the Chief's position be perilous?
2. What does the Envoy hint to Irma?
3. How has the whorehouse taught her well?
4. From where has news come?
5. Who bursts into the room?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Arthur works at the whorehouse.
Part 1) Why is he there? What role does he play in the scenario?
Part 2) What is his relationship with Irma? How does Irma feel about Arthur? Why does she feel this way?
Part 4) What is his fate? What is the author's purpose for Arthur's fate?
Essay Topic 2
The Chief of Police is a significant character.
Part 1) Why is he significant? How is he significant?
Part 2) How does he resemble the visitors? Why does he have the Chief of Police resemble the other visitors?
Part 3) How does he appear foolish and a character in a satire? What is the purpose of this?
Essay Topic 3
The Chief of Police and Irma are in love.
Part 1) Why do they not express their love?
Part 2) How does their love change throughout the play?
Part 3) How is their relationship at the end of the play? Why?
Part 4) How does Irma feel about their relationship at the end of the play? Use the text to support your response.
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