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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mr. Undershaft say a cowardice preaches?
2. What business does Lord Saxmundham own?
3. Who is Jenny Hill?
4. Rummy Mitchens conceals what secret?
5. What does Mr. Undershaft promise Barbara to watch her do?
Essay Topic 1
Poverty in Britain is a theme that we see in Major Barbara. What were the conditions of poverty in the early 1900s, and how do they compare to Shaw's representation?
Essay Topic 2
Mr. Undershaft has a skewed sense of the value of family. Compare and contrast his views in Major Barbara to Shaw's values of family.
Essay Topic 3
Major Barbara is a discussion play rather than an action play. Compare and contrast the 2 writing styles and the effectiveness of the messages.
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