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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. At first, Doc and Meg pretend:
2. Babe wants a copy of the paper because:
3. While Becky explains the details of the shooting, it is clear that Barnette:
4. Doc's two kids are:
5. Lenny reveals that she did not tell Charlie about her ovary because:
Essay Topic 1
If Henley's characters serve as archetypes for Southern people, is her assessment fair? Write an essay in which you defend or criticize her use of archetypes in the play.
Essay Topic 2
Consider Henley's use of humor at opportune moments in the play. Then write an essay in which you identify Henley's most successful examples of humor in the text, and discuss the effect these moments have on the author's purpose.
Essay Topic 3
One definition of a crime is "any offense, serious wrongdoing, or sin." Consider any "crime" committed in the play, literal or metaphorical, and determine how the preceding definition suits it. Is the definition complete in regards to this particular crime? Are there any words that don't fit? Defend, refute, or qualify the definition above in regards to any crime in the play.
This section contains 985 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)