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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Austin think Lee convinced Saul to produce his script?
2. What have the brothers stolen?
3. How would the money be doled out to the old man?
4. Where is Bakersfield?
5. Why does Saul want Austin to write Lee's script?
Essay Topic 1
Lee's speech has a markedly "country" dialect, a sharp contrast with Austin's clipped style of speech in the beginning. Take a look back through the dialogue and pinpoint the instance where Austin begins to speak like his brother, with a slight twang. What are the implications of this change?
Essay Topic 2
Character study of Austin. Examine his journey in depth throughout the text of the play. Pay special attention to turning points and instances where he must make decisions.
Essay Topic 3
Do a character study of Lee. Examine his journey in depth throughout the text of the play. Pay special attention to turning points and instances where he must make decisions.
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