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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does part five take place?
2. Who told Astrakhan there was too much sex in his story?
3. What best describes Joseph's neighborhood?
4. What city does Joseph live in?
5. Why does Joseph say he vomited?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Y2K was published in 2000. Choose one of the following options and discuss how computers have developed since then:
3. Computer hackers.
Essay Topic 2
What is Y2K? Why would the transition cause so many problems? How does Kopit use the hysteria surrounding Y2K to develop fear and tension in his play? How do the authorities safeguard against Y2K?
Essay Topic 3
Compare Joseph's character to the person he was at the beginning of the play to the person he was at the end.
1. What did Joseph hope to achieve at the beginning of the play?
2. What events changes Joseph's ideas about life?
3. How has Joseph's character changed by the end of the novel?
This section contains 200 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)