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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Beliayev wearing in Act 4, Part 3?
2. How long does Islayev want Rakitin to stay away?
3. For whom is Katya waiting in the beginning of Act 4, Part 1?
4. Vera accuses which character of being "cunning"?
5. Who is Katya's uncle?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How are characters' alliances formed and broken during the play? Who normally allies with whom? How do unusual pairings affect events? Explain, defending your position with specific evidence from the text.
Essay Topic 2
List all the characters who choose to leave Natalya's household and why. What effect will this exodus have on the characters who remain in the household?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the passageway and the type of events that occur there.
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