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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To what city is Guy headed?
2. Who leaves the apartment with Delia?
3. What does Sam realize when he runs into Leland?
4. What is Guy's reaction to the eviction notice?
5. What does Sam tell Angel about an abortion?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Delia. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her--if anything--at this point in her life?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the role of black women in the 1930s. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do they have? Do they have any freedoms that 21st century women do not have?
Essay Topic 3
BLUES FOR AN ALABAMA SKY is a classic story of hardship and struggles. What does that classification entail? Why does this play fit into this category? Explain.
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