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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Mio's father leave behind when he died?
2. In Act 2, which character is a guest in the apartment?
3. Why does the Tramp enter the apartment in Act 2?
4. In Act 1, Scene 3, what is heard after Trock exits?
5. Who is accused of Shadow's death?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Miriamne's compassion with Mio's desire for revenge. How do these two emotions conflict throughout the play? In the end, which emotion proves to be the strongest and why?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the importance of the relationships between fathers and sons in the play. How do Mio and Garth's experiences with murder affect their relationships with their fathers? Which son appears to value his father more and why?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the conflict between hatred and forgiveness in the play. Describe how Mio's perceptions of hate and forgiveness change throughout the play. How does Trock's hatred affect his character and those around him? What roles do hatred and forgiveness play in the final outcome of the drama?
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