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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. On what are Cap'n Dan, Smitty, Pop Weaver, and Fred commenting?
2. Does the "suitable memento" recognize Jack?
3. What does Ellie do after this final scene?
4. How does Jack react when Ellie tells him to stop dancing and singing?
5. When does Smitty say Jack will settle down?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mrs. Jefferson reminisces about Jack's childhood.
Part 1) What are her memories? What do these memories reveal about Jack?
Part 2) How do her memories reiterate development's of the play's theme?
Part 3) What do her memories foreshadow? How does her reminiscing help to develop Jack's character and to flesh out his character?
Essay Topic 2
Soliloquy is utilized in this play.
Part 1) What is a soliloquy? Describe the soliloquy in this play.
Part 2) What is the purpose for each soliloquy?
Part 3) Would this play be as effective without the soliloquies? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Ellie is much like Jack.
Part 1) How are they alike? How does this affect their relationship?
Part 2) how are they different? How does this affect both of them, as well as others?
Part 3) How does their relationship and characters change throughout the play? What is the connection between these changes?
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