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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the Girl respond to Jackie's question?
2. What is Mrs. Bellotti doing?
3. Why does Mr. Morse head back upstairs to his room?
4. What is Mr. Morse finally able to say?
5. What does the Girl yell through the door to Mr. Morse?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Bill suggests that the Girl distribute the mail in the residents' mailboxes.
Part 1) What is in the mail for all the residents?
Part 2) What does this mail foreshadow?
Part 3) How is the mood of the play affected by this mail? Why?
Essay Topic 2
This play is one that has no dominant plot line, just a series of personal dramas by each of the residents of the hotel.
Part 1) Name two of the personal dramas.
Part 2) How do they help the play progress?
Part 3) Why has the playwright chosen to use personal dramas rather than a dominant plot line?
Essay Topic 3
Bill seems interested in the Girl.
Part 1) How does one know this?
Part 2) How does his behavior towards her contradict his feelings for her?
Part 3) What might be the reason for his contradictory behavior? Use the text to support your response.
This section contains 314 words
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