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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rosa ask Jack to fetch?
2. What does Serafina mention to Rosa as she leaves the house?
3. When does Rosa return to the house?
4. Who does Serafina say is always watching?
5. What kind of eyes does Alvaro say Serafina has?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
THE ROSE TATTOO is a play. What are the differences between a film and a play in terms of the following?
Essay Topic 2
Look at the generation gap between younger and the older characters. What different experiences did both generations go through? What problems is the generation gap causing the characters? Is generational gap expressed in THE ROSE TATTOO particularly wide during this time or is a wide generational gap common to all ages?
Essay Topic 3
Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the time period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
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