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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry tell Waldo that he has to do, besides cast a vote in an election?
2. What does Edward do as he gives his mother the berries?
3. How does Waldo respond to the news of Williams?
4. How does Henry change his tactics with Sam?
5. What does Henry assure Williams?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Henry makes a significant realization at the end of the play.
Part 1) What is this realization?
Part 2) What decision does it lead him to make?
Part 3) How does he feel about this decision?
Essay Topic 2
All of the other characters in the play end up being contrasted with Henry, and each of them fail to measure up in some way.
Part 1) Name two characters that are contrasted with Henry.
Part 2) How do these two characters fail to measure up?
Part 3) Must the characters measure up to Henry, or is it okay for them to have differing beliefs and opinion from Henry?
Essay Topic 3
In Act Two, the exchange between Henry and Lydian early in the chapter shows that in his efforts to be like Waldo, Henry has started to assume some of the threads of Waldo's life.
Part 1) How has Waldo begun to assume threads of Waldo's life?
Part 2) How does this affect Edward and Lydian?
Part 3) What does Lydian suggest to Henry to try to encourage him away from trying to take over Waldo's life?
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