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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Amalia say her husband claims Ponza is lacking in Act 1, Scene 2?
2. How many relatives does Signora Frola say they lost in the disaster?
3. What blinds the mother-in-law while she's talking to her daughter?
4. Who lives in the same apartment building as Agazzi?
5. What does Amalia say Ponza should be responsible for in Act 1, Scene 1?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Amalia explain the living situation of the Ponzas?
2. What does Laudisi suggest everyone accept as the truth? Why?
3. What is Laudisi's take on proof by documentation?
4. How does communication transpire from the Ponzas' apartment? What does this lead Amalia to believe?
5. Where did Centuri see the Prefect in Act 2, Scene 2? What does Agazzi say?
6. Who has refused to receive Amalia in Act 1, Scene 1? How does Amalia know about this person?
7. What does Laudisi say must be justified in the complaint the women have in Act 1, Scene 1? What is their response?
8. What is the plan Agazzi devises to bring Ponza and his mother-in-law together in Act 2, Scene 2?
9. What do the documents prove in Act 3, Scene 2?
10. What does Amalia suggest about the daughter and the mother-in-law in Act 1, Scene 1? How does Laudisi reply?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the moral of Right You Are, If You Think You Are as a parable. What are the elements of parable? How are the characters and realism portrayed in this genre?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theory of Relativism. Where did this theory originate? How does it play into Right You Are, If You Think You Are thematically?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss "Judgement of Others" as a theme in Right You Are, If You Think You Are. How is this theme exemplified in the play? Who is the voice of this theme?
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