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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Madame Zilensky's claim to fame?
2. Who is Ferris' fiance?
3. What behavior does Emily exhibit when she is drunk?
4. What beverage does Bitsy order at the table?
5. Why can Bitsy not partake in the sumptuous meal?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Marvin Macy. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates her, if anything, at this point in her life?
Essay Topic 2
There are several events of foreshadowing in "Ballad of the Sad Cafe". Define foreshadowing. Cite at least two situations in the story that serve as foreshadowing.
Essay Topic 3
"Ballad of the Sad Cafe" is a classic story of love and betrayal. What does that classification entail? Why does this story fit into this category? Explain.
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