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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. Tilford advise Martha and Karen to do?
2. Which of the following does Mrs. Tilford not offer to Karen?
3. In what room does Act 3 begin?
4. What is the setting for Act 2, Scene 2?
5. How does Martha feel now about Mrs. Mortar?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study on Martha. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her--if anything--at this point in her life?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the taboo of homosexuality in the 1930s. Compare and contrast homosexuality in America during the 1930s to homosexuality in America today. What major changes have occurred--both positive and negative?
Essay Topic 3
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for the lives of Karen, Mary and Mrs. Tilford. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, socialization, etc.
This section contains 225 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)