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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. Oxenham tell Paul she will do for him?
2. What does Mr. Katz do to Jackie?
3. What document is available?
4. What is Mrs. Bellotti doing?
5. What does the Girl do when she learns that the old man had been a train engineer?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mr. Morse complains about the heat.
Part 1) About what else does Mr. Morse complain? Why?
Part 2) How do his complaints reflect his personality?
Part 3) How does his personality affect his relationship with the other guests? How might this further affect his mood?
Essay Topic 2
The play takes place in the Hotel Baltimore.
Part 1) Describe this setting.
Part 2) How does the setting reflect the characters?
Part 3) The play is set in the present. How is it relevant at any time?
Essay Topic 3
The play was written in 1973.
Part 1) When is this play supposed to take place? Does it seem like that, as you read it? Why or why not?
Part 2) Could this play take place at any time? Why or why not?
Part 3) What updates would you make to the play? Why?
This section contains 1,156 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)