The Night of the Iguana Test | Lesson Plans Mid-Book Test - Hard

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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of accommodation is Casa de Huespedes?

2. What is Shannon's first name?

3. What kind of drink does Shannnon ask Maxine for?

4. What does Shannon ask Miss Fellowes to name?

5. Where does Maxine want to go at night?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who are the Fahrenkopfs?

2. What is everyone doing after the storm?

3. How did Shannon try to scare Charlotte away?

4. Why does Maxine think Hannah is a deadbeat?

5. Describe the tussle between Maxine and Shannon.

6. Why does Shannon think living with Maxine may not be such a bad thing?

7. What does Maxine tell Hannah about Shannon's condition?

8. How does Shannon startle the Mexican boys?

9. How does Hannah help Maxine?

10. How does Maxine think they can make the hotel attractive to both male and female tourists?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA greatly influenced modern literature and theater. Choose a book or play that you think was influenced by THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA and discuss their similarities in terms of the following:

1) Plot

2) Character

3) Themes.

Essay Topic 2

Choose one of the following and discuss how it affects the tone of the play and helps to express character and theme.

1) Setting

2) Structure

3) Language

Essay Topic 3

Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the time period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?

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