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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What affected Aline's milk?
2. How does Hilda long to see Solness?
3. What does Solness say him and his wife will never have?
4. What does Hilda think would be thrilling?
5. What does Hilda say one cannot choose?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Ibsen use only one location? How does he use the characters to express a life beyond this location? How is the location used to express elements such as theme and character? How do the students think the story's setting would change if it was a novel?
Essay Topic 2
Ibsen greatly influenced modern literature. Choose a book or play that you think was influenced by the The Master Builder and discuss its similarities with the novel in terms of the following:
Essay Topic 3
Identify the main themes of the Play. In what way are these themes relevant to the time period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
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