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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to Agnes with each one of Julia's traumas?
2. Agnes is happy to be a _________________ if it will keep her family together.
3. Who does Agnes find in the living room?
4. What does Harry tell Tobias when they talk?
5. What do Julia and Edna both want?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Escape from reality is an important theme in the story. Cite at least three examples of how the characters attempt to escape from reality.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the significance of the play's title. What did the author mean by calling the play A DELICATE BALANCE? Cite an example to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Tobias and Harry. What are their roles within the group of women? What is the trust factor with the women? What are the reasons the women love each of these men who are so dramatically different?
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