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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lorna admit to Joe?
2. What does Lorna bring into the locker room?
3. Who does Lorna admit that she loves at the end of the scene?
4. What news does Frank get from the phone call?
5. What does Joe tell the reporters to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The search for The American Dream is an important theme in GOLDEN BOY. Can you cite an example to support this theme? Name two other themes and cite examples to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Create a character study of Mr. Bonaparte. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Mr. Bonaparte?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Mr. Bonaparte and Moody. Both men want influence over Joe but have their hold on him in very different ways. Why are their differences classic examples of conflict in drama? What other similarities and dissimilarities are there between the two characters?
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