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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Zhaboonigan bang on the table during the bingo game?
2. Who goes with Zhaboonigan when she wanders off as the women are repairing their vehicle?
3. What do Annie and Emily talk about in the front of the van on the way to Toronto?
4. Who plays the most cards at the bingo game?
5. While Zhaboonigan is teasing Emily, where does she poke her?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss how the relationship between mother and child is present in the play and its impact on the play. What mother/child relationships are present in the play? Why is this relationship important to the characters? How does this relationship affect the characters involved and other characters on the outside? Explain your answer using examples from the play.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the meaning of the title "The Rez Sisters." Why does the author use the term "rez" in the title? Where else do we see the term "The Rez Sisters" referred to in the play? How does this connect with the title of the story and the story itself? Are any of the women in the play related or sisters? What could the author be trying to portray by calling the women sisters, other than in a familial relationship sense?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the desires of the women at the beginning of the play. How do the women express their desires and wishes? How do these wishes come about? How do these wishes define their characters? Are the wishes of these women characters fulfilled? Support your reasoning with examples from the play.
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