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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How much severance pay will Midge get in Act 2, Scene 3?
2. What did Midge see in front of his bed every night?
3. Where did Clara meet Nat on Friday?
4. What is the last thing we see before the blackout in Act 2, Scene 2?
5. What does Nat take out from his jacket while talking to the Cowboy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the characters Midge and Nat. How are they similar? What differences do they have? How do their social, political, economic, and fantasy worlds relate?
Essay Topic 2
What is the allegorical reference of Danforth? What societal concept or idea does this character represent? How? How does his interaction with the protagonists affect their fate?
Essay Topic 3
Describe who Clara was named after. What is the meaning of this story that Nat tells? How does it relate his character as well as hers?
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