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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the student say happened to a house?
2. What does the old man say he cannot do?
3. What does the boy accuse the old man of doing?
4. Who comes out of the house?
5. Who is the woman in black's father?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the Milkmaid terrify Jacob?
2. Why is it too late to save Adele?
3. Why is the Student amazed at the imperfections of the house?
4. What does the student think of the mortal world?
5. What does Jacob say is special about a Sunday child?
6. Describe the Hyacinth Room.
7. How is the cook a thorn in the family's side?
8. What disaster happened in Stockholm the evening before?
9. Summarize the play.
10. How does Jacob know the student?
Essay Topic 1
Why does Amelia hide away from life? Has Amelia done anything to help herself? What does it say about the play and the characters that there is no suggestion that anyone has tried to help Amelia?
Essay Topic 2
How does the play resemble a sonata? What meaning does the sonata structure give the play?
Essay Topic 3
Ghost Sonata greatly influenced modern literature and theater. Choose a book or play that you think was influenced by Ghost Sonata and discuss their similarities in terms of the following:
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