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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Odysseus?
2. What is Maria's response when Tony reveals his ambitions?
3. How does Maria respond to Manny's information about who left the flowers?
4. Who uses the word folderol to describe the flowers?
5. Who says, "I wish I'd never done this. I don't like you"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sophie says, "I'm not that kind of person" when Maria asks her to be dramatic and give her singing some emotion. How is this evidence that Sophie does not have that "something special" that Maria feels is required of truly great singers?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Maria's marriage to Battista. Why does Maria tire of him once she has become famous and successful?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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