Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Macheath's "Tragic Flaw"?
2. What do the prostitutes talk about after Jenny's exit in the brothel?
3. The Solomon Song is sung by whom?
4. Which prostitute has underwear with the "black lace border"?
5. When is Macheath hanged?
Essay Topic 1
Describe how exposition is illustrated in The Threepenny Opera. What does "Exposition" mean? What are the different methods of exposition and what is the primary method implemented in The Threepenny Opera?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss some of the motifs and symbols in The Threepenny Opera. How do these motifs aid in the overall theme? Define the terms and cite examples from the text in your answer.
Essay Topic 3
How does The Threepenny Opera differ from more traditional musicals of its time? How does it differ today? Use examples from the text and references to prior productions to support your claim.
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