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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where has Damon arrived from?
2. What does Alquist say books are?
3. What does Alquist say does him good?
4. How does Damon react when Alquist cuts him open?
5. Where does Alquist say life came from?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
R.U.R influenced modern literature and in science fiction. Choose a book that you think was influenced by the play and discuss their similarities in terms of the following:
Essay Topic 2
Examine the way Capek uses 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 3
Examine the plays reception in three different countries including the country the play was written. How do their opinions about the play differ? Was the play more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
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