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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Guy receive in Act 2, Scene 3?
2. How does Leland kill Sam?
3. Who has not been seen since Sam's murder?
4. What is Delia's mood this morning?
5. What was the topic of the speech at the Abyssinian Church?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Even though they are both single, black women, Angel and Delia seem very different. Compare and contrast Angel and Delia. What similarities do they share? How are they different?
Essay Topic 2
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.
Essay Topic 3
BLUES FOR AN ALABAMA SKY is set in the 1930s during the time of the Great Depression in America. What impact did this factor have on the author? What impact did this factor have on the characters? Explain.
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