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Funnyhouse of a Negro Test | Final Test - Hard

Adrienne Kennedy
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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. In Part 4, who does the Landlady say died?



2. What condition was Sarah's father in when she saw him in Part 4?



3. Did Sarah ever forgive her father in Part 4?



4. What was the African-American man supposed to become?



5. Where was the African-American man's father when he tried to hurt himself?



Essay Topics

Discuss the significance of the knocking sound throughout the play. When does the knocking sound occur? Who makes the noise? What does the knocking represent? Site specific examples from the text.

What real world events influence Adrienne Kennedy? How does she incorporate world events into her play? Does she do so subtly or are they obvious? Choose one real event or person that influences Kennedy and discuss how it manifests itself in her play.

Adrienne Kennedy's play has many complex layers. Discuss how Kennedy uses props and lighting to deliver her message to the audience. Choose three specific props or lighting techniques and discuss why you feel they are the most effective. Include in your answer, how they are used in the play, and what the props or lighting symbolize.

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