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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character says, "If you run with the pack, you can bark or not, but at least wag your tail?"
2. Whose grandparents and parents are slaves on the estate?
3. What does Lyobov call Trofmiov that insults him, causing him to storm out in Act 3?
4. What does Dunyasha do repeatedly throughout the play?
5. Who is expected to propose to Varya?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is slavery and serfdom viewed by the characters in The Cherry Orchard? Cite examples of the differences of various characters' viewpoints on the Emancipation.
Essay Topic 2
Several "characters" are mentioned who never make an appearance in The Cherry Orchard. Who are they, and how do they contribute to the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Who is happy at the end of the play? Why? How have the characters' lives changed in the course of the play?
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