Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Elsie's last name?
2. What instrument does the Arab play?
3. What does Kitty do after looking at an old picture of herself?
4. In what state did Kitty grow up?
5. What does Tom promise the sailor?
What is your interpretation of the play's title, THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE? Does Saroyan mean to imply that these characters are living a good life? Or is there a message he wants the reader to learn from reading about the characters? Or is it something else entirely? Support your answer with examples if possible.
The theme of evolution of character is an important one in this story. Describe how it extends through setting, character and issues and provide examples for each.
Describe the overall setting for the play. Why does Saroyan use the setting he does? What is the time period of the story? How important is the time period to the attitudes and issues of the characters?
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