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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What decision does Lola make at the end of her dream?
2. Why does Lola want to stay home?
3. Who is helping Lola with a household task?
4. What does Lola tell Bruce?
5. Where do Lola and Doc find Little Sheba's body in Lola's dream?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the significance of the play's title. What did the author mean by calling the play COME BACK LITTLE SHEBA? Cite an example to support your answer.
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
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.
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