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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Angel decided to do?
2. Which of the following is not addressed in this scene?
3. What does Angel ask Sam to do?
4. How much time has passed since the last scene?
5. Which of the following does Angel not do as the play comes to an end?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Sam. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
Essay Topic 2
The setting of the book is New York City in America during the height of the Great Depression. Explain how this affected people in America overall. Then drill down to explain how people in New York were affected. Why is there more opportunity for people such as Guy to live and work in Europe? Explain.
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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