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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Larry asks Anna and Burton when was the last time they saw________?
2. _______ hired Anna to choreograph a piece for the company.
3. While Pale is making the tea for himself, Larry tells him that he thinks Robbie's death was _________.
4. After vomiting in the bathroom, Pale walks out of the bathroom holding ________.
5. What is the name of the bar where Pale is now working?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Anna has put herself into solitude because of Robbie's death, not answering the door or the phone, drinking her days and nights away.
Part 1: Do you think Anna was dealing with the death in a positive way? Why or why not?
Part 2: Why do you think Anna's roommate hasn't tried to stop her drinking?
Part 3: Why do you think Anna believes alcohol is the only way to stop her feelings of pain and grief?
Essay Topic 2
Anna notes that she doesn't really notice her biological clock as she and Burton begin to talk about living together. Anna is insistent too about staying where she is.
Part 1: Why do you think Anna does not know what to think about her biological clock?
Part 2: Why do you think Anna just wants to stay in the loft where she already lives?
Part 3: Do you think that Anna wants to marry Burton? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Anna and Pale seem to have a sexual relationship in this story, even though they don't seem to have much in common or even want to date each other.
Part 1: Why do you think Anna and Pale cling to each other in this story?
Part 2: Do you think it's realistic for Pale to be attracted to Anna? Why or why not?
Part 3: Do you think it's realistic for Anna to be attracted to Pale? Why or why not?
This section contains 335 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)