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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the stage manager say the dead are doing?
2. What does George say when Emily tells him what she is worried about while drinking sodas with him?
3. How did Wally die?
4. Why does Mrs. Webb say she is crying at the wedding?
5. What does Mr. Web say when he first comes home from work in the third act?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Shame and propriety are common themes throughout this play. What are some of the instances where these themes are present, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
Essay Topic 2
Fear is a common theme in this play that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters?
Essay Topic 3
The characters in this play all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and identify their main motivation in the play and how this goal affects the characters around them.
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