The Mound Builders Test | Final Test - Hard

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does August speak to in Act 2 Part 3?

2. What is Dan painting the copper beads with to preserve them in Act 2 Part 4?

3. August encounters a slide of himself in Act 2 Part 3. Where is he in the photograph?

4. What is the last image we see in the play?

5. Dan says that in 1500 a tribe ended up in Mississippi. What were they called?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Define "aestheticism." How does this term relate to the characters in The Mound Builders? Which characters would you describe as governed by "aesthetic?" Which are not? Why?

Essay Topic 2

Define the term "motif." What is the motif in The Mound Builders? How does this motif relate to the characters in the play?

Essay Topic 3

Describe the characteristics of the ancient civilization being discovered in The Mound Builders. How do these characteristics relate to the characteristics of the characters within the play?

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