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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does May go?
2. How does May get where she is going?
3. What is shocking about this presentation to George?
4. In what is Glogauer engaged, when he emerges?
5. How is George feeling?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
George produces the wrong movie.
Part 1) Describe the scene in which this is discovered.
Part 2) For what is this an analogy?
Part 3) What might be the playwrights' opinions of those with power, based on this play?
Essay Topic 2
The trio's diction school is closed.
Part 1) What foreshadows this closing?
Part 2) What are several reasons for its failure?
Part 3) How does this trio regain success after the failure of their school?
Essay Topic 3
The characters travel by train several times.
Part 1) What are the purposes of these train rides?
Part 2) How does this frequent movement on the train reflect life in Los Angeles?
Part 3) How does the ease of traveling coast to coast and the advent of talkies reflect the changes in American life and culture?
This section contains 248 words
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