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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What may Charlotte receive for her efforts in spying on Alfred?
2. Charlotte deflects Doug's questions by commenting on __________________________.
3. Who follows the American soldiers who buy the clocks?
4. On what does Alfred write a note to Charlotte?
5. Why does Charlotte want to move from Berlin?
Short Essay Questions
1. What question does the German news anchor pose in the scene called "The Cross?"
2. What is the opinion of Josef R'diger regarding Charlotte's guilt as an informant?
3. How does Charlotte evade Ziggy's questions about moving in order to save her reputation?
4. Who accosts Charlotte as she attempts to return to her limo after appearing on Ziggy's show?
5. What news does Charlotte share on Ziggy's show?
6. What is the situation in which Charlotte reveals how this play got its title?
7. How does Charlotte compare herself to the miniature furniture which is broken or flawed in some way?
8. What diagnosis does a psychiatrist determine for Charlotte's condition?
9. How are John and Doug at odds about what to write regarding Charlotte's story?
10. What business proposition does Alfred have for Charlotte?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a character study of Aunt Luise. What are her physical characteristics? What are her motivations? What are her fears? What are her dreams? What else can you say about Aunt Luise?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the taboo of transvestism in the early-20th century. Compare and contrast transvestism in the early-20th century to transvestism in the 21st century. What major changes have occurred, both positive and negative?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the role of transvestites in the early-20th century. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do they have? What freedoms did they enjoy that transvestites of the 21st century do not?
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