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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Yank wearing?
2. Where does scene six take place?
3. Where did Yank's father work?
4. What is wrapped around Yank's head?
5. What kind of animal does Yank say brought the girl into the stoke hole?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Yank's character to the person he was at the beginning of the book to the he is at the end.
1. What did Yank hope to achieve at the beginning of the book?
2. What events changes Yank's ideas about life?
3. How has Yank's character changed by the end of the book?
Essay Topic 2
Who are the IWW and how influential have the IWW been in American society? What are O'Neill's views of the IWW? How does he express his views in the book?
Essay Topic 3
In 1942, William Bendix starred in a film version of the Hairy Ape. Why do you think the themes and ideas in the book were still relevant 6 years later? How did the filmmakers adapt the themes to fit in with the new environment? How did these changes affect the meaning of the story?
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