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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What rumor is circulating about Father Duaso?
2. What does the voice of Mariquita first tell Goya has happened?
3. Why does Dr. Arrieta reject Father Duaso's solution?
4. What realization comes to Father Duaso in Part 2, Scene 3?
5. How does Goya appear when Leocadia sees him in Part 2, Scene 2?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
At different points in the play, several characters say, "Is that the way you repay me?" Who says this, to whom, and in what situations? What does this tell you about the way the speaker views himself or herself? Their relationship to other characters? In your essay, analyze this question.
Essay Topic 2
Goya says that the walls where he painted the Black Paintings "ooze fear." He says that he painted the things he feared. Select one of the paintings to explain what Goya might have feared when he painted it. Be sure to include the personal and or political situation that might have created the fear he expressed.
Essay Topic 3
A great work of literature needs to have elements of universality. If you are not a great painter who has lost his hearing or his political security, you are not like Goya in those ways. And yet Dr. Arrieta tells Goya that we are all deaf and deserving of pity. In your essay, explain what you think Dr. Arrieta meant, tell whether you agree with him, and explain why or why not.
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