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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where has the Arab worked during his lifetime?
2. Which of the following do Nick and Krupp not mention while talking about how wonderful the world is?
3. Kitty's mood lifts a bit at the thought of _____________.
4. How old is the sailor?
5. Who does Nick think his daughter looks like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Alcohol seems to be an unnamed character in the book. How pervasive is the abuse? Why does it have such a prevalent place in the characters' lives? How does it affect the abusers? How does it affect those impacted by the abusers? Explain how an inanimate object or characteristic can be a character.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the concept of loneliness as it exhibits in the story. Which of the characters are lonely? Are they all lonely in some way? Explain the loneliness and the methods and attempts to overcome it.
Essay Topic 3
THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE is a classic story of living life to the fullest. What does that classification entail? Why does this play fit into this category? Explain.
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