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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is wearing a rhinestone-studded hat and tails?
2. What was the relationship between Emily and Rose?
3. Who does household repairs to raise money for the trip?
4. What was the name of Emily's motorcycle gang?
5. Who takes in washing to raise money for the trip?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
This play seems to center around the game of bingo. Describe the role of bingo in this play. What is the importance of the game of bingo? Why are the characters so obsessed with winning the big prize in bingo? What does bingo mean for the women in the play? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
The play is broken down into two Acts, each having its own climax. Discuss the climax point of each play and how it is built up. Where does the climax, or highpoint, of Act 1 and Act 2 occur? Why is it the climax? In each case, what effect do the scenes before and after the climax have on this point? What would you say is the climax of the novel? Discuss the events that are happening at this point. What do we learn in the play through the climax events and how do they ultimately affect the resolution of the play and the characters? Use examples from the play to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the plight of the women on the reserve. Is life harder for the women? What are their chief complaints? Why would it be harder for women than men? How do these women deal with the hardships of life? Give examples using the text.
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