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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. Webb give Emily when she first begins her new life?
2. What does Mrs. Webb say is cruel while at the wedding?
3. What is George's natural feeling about women?
4. How did Emily die?
5. What is Emily's natural feeling about men?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Simon Stimson's foolhardy and selfish nature wreaks havoc throughout the entire play. What are some examples of this foolish behavior, and how did these actions affect the characters around him? Was the playwright sending a message through Simon's behavior?
Essay Topic 2
Laughter and happiness is a common theme found in this play. Where does this come into play, and how does it affect the characters involved in these scenes?
Essay Topic 3
How do Dr. Gibbs and Mr. Webb change through the course of the play, and what causes these changes?
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