Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Act 1, Scene 1
1. In Act 1, Scene 1, what does the condition of the stage setting suggest about the financial standing of the residents?
2. What does the attire of the two characters suggest about their respective attitudes in Act 1, Scene 1?
3. What is Weller's immediate reaction to Fonsia's distress in Act 1, Scene 1, and what does this suggest about his character?
4. What is it that you think is bothering Fonsia in Act 1, Scene 1?
5. In Act 1, Scene 1, what conditions...
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