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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jack say Rosa is?
2. What does Serafina mention to Rosa as she leaves the house?
3. What item of her clothing does Serafina find uncomfortable?
4. For what was Serafina saving the undergarments Rosa is wearing?
5. What are the two books tied with?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1Asde from the main character examine the way the author uses the other characters in the play. When does he introduce and take them away from the story? What effect does it have on the story?
Essay Topic 2Look 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 3Compare Serafina's character to the person she is at the beginning of the play to the person she is at the end. 1. What did Serafina hope to achieve at the beginning of the play? 2. What events changes Serafina's ideas about life? 3. How has Serafina's character changed by the end of the play?
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