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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Lenny when their mother died?
2. What seems to be Lenny's "comfort" food?
3. When Lenny learns her secret has been betrayed she tells Babe:
4. Lenny reveals that she did not tell Charlie about her ovary because:
5. Babe is upset when:
Essay Topic 1
If the Magrath family were a clear example of family in the United States, what would be the "norm" for family behavior? Use the text to support your ideas about the Magrath family as a typical American family.
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
A kitchen has many connotations. List a few of these connotations and defend or criticize Henley's choice of the Magrath kitchen as the central setting for the play.
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