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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the chorus cry as Euphorion falls?
2. Who is Helen married to in Scene 1 of Act III?
3. What prohibits Speed-booty and Havequick from packing away a pile of gold on their backs?
4. Who is not a member of Faust's entourage that is mentioned in Scene 2 of Act III?
5. Who pardons Lynceus?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In Faust a lot of focus is given to the issues of good versus evil and beautiful versus ugly. Using specific characters and situations discuss how Goethe highlights this dichotomy and specifically how the idea of beautiful versus ugly relates to good versus evil.
Essay Topic 2
In Faust, Part II Mephistopheles serves as an archetypal Devil character. Using specific example from the text identify how Goethe connotes the Devil archetype. Is it an effective connotation. Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Selecting at least two formal elements of the novel, write an essay about how Goethe employs literary devices to enhance the moral of Faust Part II. Make sure and use specific textual examples to illustrate how these devices function.
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