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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says "It's a free beginning--the start of my voyage?"
2. Who is thin and unhealthy looking in Act 3?
3. What weather event does Andrew live through on the ship?
4. What is wrong with the curtains in the sitting room in Act 3?
5. What does Robert believe the rising sun is a symbol of?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In what way is the sun used to symbolize hope? Discuss Robert's need to see the sun before he dies. Why is it important to him?
Essay Topic 2
Describe two different settings in this play and discuss how they reflect a character's level of prosperity and emotional well-being.
Essay Topic 3
In what ways did Robert ignore his true calling? What were the consequences of this decision? Discuss using specific textual examples to support your viewpoint.
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