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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Louie anxious to do?
2. How do the others deal with Grandma Kurnitz?
3. What does Louis tell the boys?
4. What does Jay do as soon as Louie emerges from the shower?
5. What is Grandma Kurnitz forcing Arty to drink?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Grandma Kurnitz is forced to view Bella differently.
Part 1) What is Grandma Kurnitz's original view of Bella?
Part 2) How does her view of her change?
Part 3) Why does she view Bella differently by the end of the play?
Essay Topic 2
One of the major themes in the play is the importance of family.
Part 1) Why is this a theme?
Part 2) How do the characters need one another?
Part 3) How do the characters influence one another?
Essay Topic 3
Gert tries to be invisible.
Part 1) Why would she want to be invisible?
Part 2) When does she come out of hiding?
Part 3) How does she interact with the others when she does come out of hiding?
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