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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. Where does Mrs. Coffman want to take Lola?
3. Where doe Ed and Elmo want to take Doc?
4. What does Lola realize in her dream?
5. Doc chases Lola around the house with _____________.
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
Describe the overall setting for the play. Why does Inge use the setting he does? What is the time period of the story? How important is the time period to the attitudes and issues of the characters?
Essay Topic 3
Explain Inge's use of humor in the play. Cite examples of at least two different instances of humor and explain why the author used them where he did.
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