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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the men do when Lewis enters the room?
2. Why are Lewis and Joy careful in discussing her health?
3. What does Lewis tell Harrington?
4. Douglas asks Lewis if he believes in what?
5. What does Lewis talk to Douglas about?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Lewis' experiences with his mother mirror the events of the play? What happened to Lewis' mother? Who is Lewis able to help because of his experiences? How?
Essay Topic 2
What illness is Joy diagnosed with? How does her illness change the dynamics in her relationship with Lewis and Warnie? What does Joy endure during her illness? How does Joy's illness end?
Essay Topic 3
Why do Joy and Lewis get married the first time? What benefit does the marriage bring? How do they each feel about this? Describe what this wedding is like. How does the wedding change their relationship? In what ways does it remain the same?
This section contains 250 words
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