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. According to the old man witness, where was he when he heard the argument between the defendant and his father?
2. Which juror is adamant that he will not see the defendant set free?
3. Why is the decision making process conducted by a group more complex than one that is made by just an individual?
4. How does Juror Nine justify his insights about the old man?
5. What does Juror Three convey to the jurors by his insistence of the defendant's guilt?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the view that the defendant in "Twelve Angry Men" figures as the dominant character even though he plays no active part in the drama.
Essay Topic 2
The play is essentially a story about the legal concept of "reasonable doubt". How is this theme introduced and developed, and what part does "reasonable doubt" play in the final outcome?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the roles of the three most active minor characters in "Twelve angry men". To what extent do they contribute to conflict in the play and how do they assist in the resolution of such conflict?
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