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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Henry made for the chickens?
2. What pleases Henry about Williams?
3. How does the scene restart?
4. What does Henry give Williams?
5. What choice is Henry describing to Bailey?
Essay Topic 1
The school that Henry and John start is perhaps the clearest example of this stand against intellectualism.
Part 1) Describe the school.
Part 2) Why does the school fail?
Part 3) Although the school fails, is it a complete failure? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Henry is not afraid to stand up to authority.
Part 1) Use the play to support this statement.
Part 2) How are those around him affected by this attitude?
Part 3) How is authority affected by Henry's choices?
Essay Topic 3
One of the most important elements of Henry's character is his irreverent sense of humor.
Part 1) Give an example from the play showing his sense of humor.
Part 2) How does Henry use his sense of humor to reveal his beliefs?
Part 3) As the first act progresses, Henry's use of humor becomes less about wit and more about bitter social or political commentary. Give an example from the play to support this statement.
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