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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens with Jenny's baby?
2. When does Jenny say that Mac is in "for a hard time"?
3. What does Lucy say she wants from Mac in the jail?
4. Where does in Act Three Scene Nine take place?
5. When is Macheath hanged?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Macheath and Mr. Peachum are the driving forces in The Threepenny Opera. Compare and contrast these. How are they alike? How are they different? What do they symbolize in regards to the theme?
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 is "Human Nature" portrayed in The Threepenny Opera? Who speaks (and/or sings) about human nature? Do you think this is Brecht's point of view as well? Why or why not?
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