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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Susan is beautiful but ____________.
2. Where does Vail head after leaving Los Angeles?
3. Where has this person been doing this?
4. What does May believe will be dismal regarding George?
5. What is Glogauer settling in to watch?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The characters are identified quite easily at the beginning of the play.
Part 1) By what are they identified?
Part 2) Describe each of the three main characters.
Part 3) Why would this play and these characters be appealing to a 1930s audience?
Essay Topic 2
Geroge launches into Vail's speech.
Part 1) Describe Vail's speech.
Part 2) What is Mr. Glogauer's reaction to this speech? Are you surprised by his reaction? Why or why not?
Part 3) What are your thoughts on George using Vail's speech? Should he have done this? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Lawrence Vail is distraught over his career in Los Angeles.
Part 1) What is his career?
Part 2) Why is he distraught?
Part 3) Where does he end up, due to this anxiety and unhappiness? What does this say about writers and other artists?
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