Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Play 1, Act 1, Scene 1, Part 1
1. What do Seth and the townspeople discuss as the first scene of the play opens?
2. How does the conversation between Seth and the townspeople in the first scene of the play hint at secrets in the Mannon family?
3. Who is Lavinia Mannon?
4. Describe the Mannon mansion in the opening scene of the play.
Short Essay Question - Play 1, Act 1, Scene 1, Part 2
5. Why does Lavinia refuse Peter's marriage proposal in the first act of the...
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