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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the topic of conversation between Susan and Charleson?
2. Who is Alice's lover?
3. Which of the following do Alice and Brock NOT talk about?
4. What holiday weekend is it in Act 2, Scene 10?
5. In what year does Act 2, Scene 12 take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Brock. 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?
Essay Topic 2
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for the lives of Susan, Alice and Brock. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, socialization, etc.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the concept of loneliness as it exhibits in the story. Which of the characters are lonely? Are they all lonely in some way? Explain the loneliness and the methods and attempts to overcome it.
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