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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 much money does Liza have?
3. According to Natalya, "in the eyes of the world" Vera is what?
4. Within how much time does Liza plan to respond to Shpigelski's proposal?
5. Whom does Matvey announce in Act 5, Part 1?
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Natalya's thoughts about Beliayev in Act 1 with her thoughts about him in Act 5. How has her perception of him changed?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the significance of fruit in the play, and offer at least one other example of an object that has some significance.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the cultural view of marriage in the play. Which characters act within the cultural expectations regarding marriage? Which ones do not? Explain.
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