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Mother Courage and Her Children Test | Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why should the cook talk quietly when he is talking to Mother Courage about the inn?



2. What does the chaplain call the cook?



3. The chaplain has _____ feelings for Mother Courage.



4. Where is Mother Courage when the soldiers come to the farmhouse?



5. According to the cook, what kind of life is a cook's life?



Essay Topics

Motherhood is one of the defining traits of Mother Courage's character. How does "motherhood" function in "Mother Courage and Her Children"?

Brutality is viewed differently in war and peace. Choose from one of the three topics and discuss Brecht's attitude and the war's attitude towards brutality:

Topic 1) Brutality and Youth.

Topic 2) Brutality and Courage.

Topic 3) Brutality and Impulse.

The lives and deaths of characters and the fate of relationships are frequently affected by their dependency on money or success. Discuss Brecht's commentary on humanity and war based on his use of money in "Mother Courage".

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