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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Miriamne's name mean?
2. In Act 1, Scene 3, who has Mio come to visit?
3. What is Mio's full first name?
4. What does Shadow take away from Trock in Act 1, Scene 3?
5. Where does Miriamne tell the tramp to lie down?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the use of fate and destiny in the play. What destinies are the characters fated to receive and what lessons are learned by the audience as a result? Does Anderson present destiny as a predetermined fate or a result of personal choices?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the factors which motivate the characters in the play. How do these motivations develop and change through the course of the play. What lessons are learned by the characters as their motivations change?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the significance of justice in the drama? How does the quest for justice motivate the characters? What differing opinions exist among the character about the nature of justice? What role does justice play in the final outcome of the drama?
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