Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. From where does the voice at the end of "Faust" come?
2. What scene is being presented in "A Walpurgis Night's Dream"?
3. What does Gretchen believe about Mephistopheles?
4. What is the name of Gretchen's friend?
5. Who criticizes the dancing on the mountain?
Discuss God and Mephistopheles in the following format:
Part 1) Their similarities and differences.
Part 2) Their relationship and how it affects the world.
Part 3) Their differing opinions on the human race.
Part 4) Their relationships with their followers.
Part 5) Their methods of balancing each others' influence and power.
Part 6) The subversion of good versus evil.
Write a brief essay about the role of Faust as an "everyman." Develop a clear thesis statement, as well as a definition for the term "everyman." Apply the definition to Faust by using strong examples from the text. Explain how Faust's role as an everyman allows accessibility for the reader to identify and sympathize with the titular character, as well as reconciling this status with his more questionable actions.
Discuss the use of foreshadowing in "Faust" in the following format:
Part 1) The debate between the director and the poet.
Part 2) God's belief that Mephistopheles's temptations will only bring people closer to Him.
Part 3) The crowning of Mephistopheles in relation to Gretchen's initial rudeness to Faust.
Part 4) The plights of Martha and Barbara.
Part 5) The tormenting of Gretchen in the cathedral.
Cite specific examples from the text to support your answers.
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