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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Joanne tell Astrakhan at the end of the scene?
2. What does Joanne ask Astrakhan to steal for her?
3. What does Astrakhan refer to throughout his speech in scene four?
4. Why does Astrakhan say he wanted to enroll in the writing class?
5. Where does act four take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare the characters Joseph and Astrakhan.
1. What is their relationship to each other?
2. How are their ideas about life different?
3. How do their differences prove to be destructive?
Essay Topic 2
Pick a character from the novel and discuss their goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the following and discuss how it affects the tone of the play and helps to express character and theme:
2. Point of view
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