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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Coach tell one of the men to bring for George?
2. Why does George want to change campaign managers?
3. Why was Marion so vulnerable at this time?
4. The coach wants to win ________________.
5. How does George refer to his son?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the role of men in the 1970s when the men in the play are living their adult lives. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do they have? What freedoms did they enjoy that 21st century men do not?
Essay Topic 2
The search for The American Dream is an important theme in THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON. Can you cite an example to support this theme? Name two other themes and cite examples to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Regret seems to be almost an unnamed character in the book. How pervasive is the sense of regret? Why does it have such a prevalent place in the characters' lives? Explain how an inanimate object or characteristic can be a character.
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