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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What time of day does Act 3, Scene 2 take place?
2. What has Rosemary never required from Howard?
3. What does Alan do for Rosemary?
4. How does Rosemary next approach Howard to marry her?
5. Who is with Rosemary as Act 3, Scene 1 opens?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1The role of women is a main topic addressed in this story. Explain the theme that extends through all the female characters. What is the presumed role of women in America during the 1950s? Explain by giving examples.
Essay Topic 2There is much symbolism in this story regarding the train whistles. What do the train whistles symbolize for Madge and Millie? What do they ultimately symbolize for Flo?
Essay Topic 3Create a brief character study on Hal. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
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