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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who visits Lola as the scene begins?
2. To whom does Lola give an order?
3. In her dream, the coach replaces Turk with whom?
4. Who arrives at Lola's house after the milkman leaves?
5. What does Lola ask Ed Anderson to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of loss. Identify at least two themes about loss in the book. Then cite an example to support each theme you name.
Essay Topic 2
Alcohol abuse seems to be an unnamed character in the book. How pervasive is the abuse? Why does it have such a prevalent place in the characters' lives? How does it affect the abusers? How does it affect those impacted by the abusers? Explain how an inanimate object or characteristic can be a character.
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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