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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character in the play is black?
2. What is the setting for the stage in Boesman and Lena?
3. What does "baas" mean?
4. What does Lena say that Boesman does to something he doesn't understand?
5. What did Lena do when the bulldozers came?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the climax of Boesman and Lena? Describe how the plot progresses in the play.
Essay Topic 2
How does the South African system of apartheid affect the plot of Boesman and Lena?
Essay Topic 3
What is the effect of producing a show such as Boesman and Lena in the United States, or other countries which no longer have a segregated society? Is there a purpose to reading and producing these works?
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