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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Clive's speech in Act 1, Scene 5, what emotion is he feeling?
2. When preparing for the wedding, what does Ellen take Betty aside to ask her?
3. What does Edward notice Joshua taking out during Clive's wedding speech?
4. What has Betty never enjoyed?
5. What does Lin ask Victoria after Edward goes back to work?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Children play a large role in the story Cloud 9. Why is the presence of children significant? How are the children of Victoria and Edward different than Cathy and Tommy? How are they the same? Do any of the other characters have childlike characteristics? If so, who?
Essay Topic 2
How does society impact the plot? Identify an event in Cloud 9 that demonstrates an impact or view from the social component. How did society influence this event?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the setting of Africa during the time of the British Empire to modern day London. How are the settings similar? How are the settings different? Are the settings appropriate for the storyline that took place within them? Why or why not?
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