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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Doc senses that Lola is ___________.
2. What does Lola ask her mother?
3. Where does Mrs. Coffman want to take Lola?
4. What does Bruce really want to do tonight?
5. Which of the following does not describe Doc when he returns home?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Lola. 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 pre-marital sex in the 1950s. Compare and contrast pre-marital sex in America during the 1950s to pre-marital sex in America today. What major changes have occurred, both positive and negative?
Essay Topic 3
Inge uses more than one instance of irony in the book. Cite at least two examples you can identify in the play and note why they are examples of irony.
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