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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Andrew tell Ruth about his finances?
2. What does Andrew want to talk with Robert about at the beginning of Act 2, Scene 2?
3. What does Robert say he feels like he's been cooped up in all his life?
4. What does Andrew suggest they hire to help out around the farm?
5. What does Andrew offer to lend Robert to get the farm back on its feet?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the literal and symbolic meaning of the title "Beyond the Horizon." What particular meaning does it have for Robert and Andrew?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Robert's view of his life. How does he feel he's come full circle to his original desires? What does he seem to expect in an afterlife?
Essay Topic 3
What kind of person is Ruth? Do you think she had a difficult life? Why or why not?
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