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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Big Daddy when he started to work on the plantation?
2. What changes Big Daddy's view on the question now?
3. Big Mama chastises Brick for _________________.
4. What job did Brick recently quit?
5. What were the rumors about Brick and Skipper?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What self-destructive behavior does Brick exhibit? How do Gooper and Mae plan to use Brick's behavior to their own advantage?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the symbolism of Brick's crutch. Why does Williams give Brick a broken ankle? Does Brick's immobility force a climax in his relationships? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
What name does Maggie invent for Gooper and Mae's children? What does this name indicate about Maggie's feelings toward Gooper and Mae? Toward children in general? Toward her own childlessness?
This section contains 180 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)