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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 the protagonist of "4.48 Psychosis" want to do?
2. What does C do every time A gushes about his love and desire for her in "Crave"?
3. The protagonist's doctor in "4.48 Psychosis" says he wants her to stop blaming herself for what?
4. How does the protagonist of "4.48 Psychosis" feel about her psychiatrist?
5. Which characters in "Crave" are men?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the play "4.48 Psychosis" begin with in its opening? What is the protagonist's objective?
2. What character does M take on in the second half of "Crave"? How does A change in Part 2?
3. What plot threads emerge in the second half of "Cleansed"?
4. How does the protagonist of "4.48 Psychosis" describe death? What treatment does she describe in her past?
5. Discuss the setting of "Crave." How does the setting evoke the play's themes?
6. What characters are central in the first half of "Crave"? What do they discuss?
7. What acts of love are presented in the ending of "Cleansed"?
8. Why is Grace beaten in Scene 10 of "Cleansed"? Who appears to her in this scene?
9. What does C discuss regarding men and sex in Part 2 of "Crave"?
10. What takes place while Billy is at Marcia's apartment in "Skin"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss and describe the characters of Carl and Rod in the narrative as well as the theme of forbidden love. How do Carl and Rod represent this theme?
Essay Topic 2
Define the literary and dramatic terms "objective," "obstacle," "action," and "conflict." How do each of these apply in Scene 2 in "Blasted"?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the relationship between Strophe and Hippolytus in "Phaedra's Love". Is this element reflected in Seneca's play?
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