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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Brock's wife?
2. Who does Susan encounter in France?
3. Which of the following do Alice and Dorcas NOT banter about?
4. What is the setting as Act 2, Scene 11 ends?
5. Why was Susan being arrested?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
PLENTY is set in the 1940s and 1940s during a time of World War II and its accompanying social, political and cultural recovery. What impact did these factors have on the author? What impact did these factors have on his work, especially the play, PLENTY? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Hare uses more than one instance of irony in the play. Cite at least two other examples you can identify in the play and note why they are examples of irony.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the taboo of homosexuality in the 1940s and 1950s. Compare and contrast homosexuality during the 1940s and 1950s to homosexuality today. What major changes have occurred, both positive and negative?
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