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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lola want to do today?
2. What does Lola ask Ed Anderson to do?
3. Who is Ed Anderson?
4. What is Lola doing as Act 2, Scene 3 opens?
5. What does Doc call Marie and Lola?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Marie. 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 role of married women in the 1950s when the women in the novel are living their married lives. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do the have? What freedoms did they enjoy that 21st century women do not?
Essay Topic 3
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for the lives of Doc and Lola. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, socialization, etc.
This section contains 210 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)