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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Michael suggest the men do when the dancing is halted?
2. What does Michael do with Fran on the phone?
3. Who does Bernard phone?
4. What gift has the most significance for Harold?
5. What is Harold doing as Act 2 begins?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The theme of evolving roles is an important one in this story. Describe how it extends through setting, character and issues and provide examples for each.
Essay Topic 2
The story takes place as America is experiencing the Hippie Generation, the Vietnam War, Woodstock, and drug usage in the late 1960s. Explain the significance of these political and cultural events on Michael and the other men. How would Michael and the other men's lives be different today? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Create a character study of Alan. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Alan?
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