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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does the family need to travel out of state?
2. In what city will the business deal be finalized?
3. Who does Horace ask why he's been called home?
4. Who works as a teller at the local bank?
5. What does Horace drink to prepare for his visit with the family?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Little Foxes has been labeled as a melodrama and as a well-made play. How do those two categories differ and what are their similarities? Which category best fits The Little Foxes and why?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Hellman's personal inspiration for writing the play. Where did she get the idea for the play's title and how does it relate to the story?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the industrialization of the New South. How did this affect the characters in the play?
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