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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Joe do before he announces he is not coming back?
2. Where are most of the regular down-and-outers sitting?
3. Why does Harry immediately reject the cake?
4. What does Harry say he will show Hickey?
5. About what is Hugo glad?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
All of the characters have pipe dreams.
Part 1) What is a pipe dream?
Part 2) Name two characters and their pipe dreams.
Part 3) How do they come to realize they have pipe dreams?
Essay Topic 2
Harry is afraid to go outside.
Part 1) Why?
Part 2) What happens when he goes outside?
Part 3) Will he ever leave again? Why or why not? Use the play to support your response.
Essay Topic 3
Parritt's mother is imprisoned.
Part 1) Why is she imprisoned?
Part 2) What role does her son have in her imprisonment?
Part 3) How does his role in her imprisonment affect him?
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