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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose wedding takes place in scene 6?
2. Who else is expressing interest in Shen Te?
3. What does Yang Sun remind Shen Te of?
4. What do Mrs. Shin and Shen Te take into the house?
5. Which character realizes the truth about Shui Ta?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Pick a character from the novel and discuss their goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 2
What are the arguments for and against implementing religious ideal? What are Brecht's opinions on religion and how does he express them? Do you agree or disagree with Brecht?
Essay Topic 3
Why does Brecht ens the play with Shen Te screaming for help? Do the students think he could have ended the play in another way? What meaning would that new ending have given the play?
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