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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is ironic about how she gets where she is going?
2. What does May learn about George's movie?
3. What does Glogauer recognize in George, after hearing George's speech?
4. When is this person expected to arrive on the set?
5. What does George ask of May?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The main themes of the play are about loyalty and hope.
Part 1) How are these themes timeless?
Part 2) Give two examples from the play that support these themes.
Part 3) Why are these themes significant at the time the play is written?
Essay Topic 2
Jerry, May, and George are centered with their priorities intact.
Part 1) Why might this be surprising?
Part 2) What message are the playwrights sending to the audience through the behaviors of these three characters?
Part 3) How does this reinforce one of the themes of this play?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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