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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the guard tell Ben to turn on Yank?
2. What does Yank say he is wise to?
3. What does the secretary think Yank's job is?
4. What does Long do when he realizes Yank won't stop causing trouble?
5. Where does scene five take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
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
Examine capitalism and communism. How did capitalism and communism evolve into important movements? What are the differences between the two schools of thought? Why did capitalism become the dominant system in America?
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