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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Marie suggest this location for dinner?
2. What does Doc beg of Lola?
3. What does Lola tell Bruce?
4. Lola makes the evening special by _________________________.
5. Why does Bruce want to take Lola and Marie to a fancy hotel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The play seems to come full circle from Lola calling out for Little Sheba and then finally realizing that Little Sheba is not going to return. Do you think Lola is really satisfied in her own mind? Or is she just temporarily pacifying Doc? Explain your opinion.
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Doc. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
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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