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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. A peasant claims Kattrin would still be alive if ____________.
2. What is the cook's name, according to Yvette?
3. What does it mean that there are no lights on in the parson's house?
4. Mother Courage says it's _______ everyone is missing the commander's funeral.
5. Why won't the young peasant help the soldiers in Scene 11?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Conversations about courage, cowardice, and bravery arise throughout the play. Discuss characters and the play's evolving relationship with these three themes.
Essay Topic 2
The character of the chaplain is one that goes through the most dramatic metamorphosis. His role as a religious representative and overturning it is a powerful statement about religion on Brecht's part. What is this statement?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the dynamic of men vs. women and family versus solitude in "Mother Courage".
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