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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Act 2, Scene 2, what author does Stark attempt to quote to Cleo?
2. Stark asks Cleo to show Mr. Wax what?
3. Why does Mr. Wax call Cleo old-fashioned?
4. What type of doctor is Frenchy?
5. When does Act 3 take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1Analyze the decision made by Cleo to stop dating Mr. Wax. 1) Determine why Cleo dated him in the first place. 2) Analyze what Mr. Wax had to offer her. 3) Discuss why Cleo made the choice against him.
Essay Topic 2Examine the portrayal of women in Rocket to the Moon. 1) Who are the female characters in Rocket to the Moon? 2) How do they dress? Talk? Act? 3) Does their gender affect how other characters respond to them? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3In Rocket to the Moon, the female characters see marriage as a negative institution. Analyze the conflict between a desire for love and a fear of marriage, as addressed in Rocket to the Moon.
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