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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who uses the word folderol to describe the flowers?
2. Who says, "applause is what we live on"?
3. Who comes on stage after a long wait at the beginning of Act II?
4. Who does Maria tell she has courage because she came back to the master class?
5. Who is Odysseus?
Essay Topic 1
Describe Sharon's character. What does she expect to receive from the master class? How does Maria's criticism change that expectation?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss how Maria's memories give background to help us understand her life and career. Which memory do you find most helpful in understanding Maria?
Essay Topic 3
Why does Maria criticize Sharon about her gown when she says everyone should have a special "look" so that the audience will remember you. Do you think Sharon fulfills this requirement but still gets criticized for it by Maria?
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