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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 Girl tell Paul he should do if he really wants to know about his grandfather?
2. To what does Paul turn his focus?
3. What does the Girl yell through the door to Mr. Morse?
4. For what does Millie try to intercede on Paul's behalf?
5. How does Millie know this to be true?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Suzy is the only character who has firm plans to leave the doomed hotel.
Part 1) What are her plans?
Part 2) What do the others think about her plan? Why do they feel this way?
Part 3) Do you agree with the other guests about Suzy's plans? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Suzy returns to the lobby with two bottles of cold champagne?
Part 1) Why?
Part 2) What does this say about her feelings towards her friends, her plans, and all of their futures?
Part 3) Will this champagne be their final party? Is this the high point in all of their lives? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The play ends without the audience knowing what will become of any of the characters.
Part 1) Describe the ending of the play.
Part 2) Predict what will happen in the future for these characters, based on what you know of them.
Part 3) What is the author's purpose for ending the play this way? What are your thoughts on this ending?
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