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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What stands on the left of the window?
2. During the pantomime, what does Christine heat with a candle?
3. What does Christine say she wants to do after work?
4. Which of the following characters is 35-years-old?
5. How does Jean manipulate Julie and Christine in the play?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the dance's significance to playwrighting in general?
2. When Jean tells Julie he loves her, is he still playing their game?
3. Why does Julie want to take a canary with her?
4. What is the significance of the ballet?
5. Instead of leaving for Lake Como, what solution does Jean offer Julie? How does Julie respond?
6. Describe the opening setting of MISS JULIE.
7. How does Strindberg convey Miss Julie's mental state in the preface?
8. How is Miss Julie "too stuck-up in some ways and not proud enough in others?"
9. What is the symbolism of Miss Julie's mothers' dirty sleeves and clean buttons?
10. How do Jean's feelings toward Julie change in the fourth scene?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Strindberg structure the play like he does? What does the play's structure express? How different do the students think the play would have been if it had a more conventional structure?
Essay Topic 2
What are the differences between a play and a film in terms of the following?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the play's chronological setting.
1. What were the main concerns during the 1880s? How does the author express these concerns?
2. How would the author change the play if it were set in today's society?
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