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. What does Rheba recall?
2. Who will stay at least through dinner?
3. Of what does Grandpa remind Mr. Kirby?
4. What had Penny begun for Mr. DePinna?
5. What adds to the confusion in the house?
Essay Topic 1
Mr. and Mrs. Kirby are Tony's parents.
Part 1) Describe Mr. and Mrs. Kirby.
Part 2) How do they react to Alice's family?
Part 3) How does the commotion and chaos taking place as they enter affect their reaction? What is the purpose of all of this going on as the Kirbys arrive? How does this affect the audience?
Part 4) How do the Kirbys change by the end of the play? Why do the playwrights have them change? How does this express their views of family dynamics and the acceptance of others?
Essay Topic 2
Tony cares about Alice's family.
Part 1) Why does he care about them?
Part 2) What does his desire to be with her family say about his relationship with his own family?
Part 3) What does Tony do to express his feelings towards his family?
Part 4) Would the average person feel so comfortable around the Sycamores? Why or why not? Use the text to support your response.
Essay Topic 3
Alice and Tony meet at work.
Part 1) What is Tony's job? What is Alice's job? How does this make them compatible?
Part 2) Ironically, how does Alice's career make her odd, compared to the rest of her family?
Part 3) What draws Tony to Alice's family and vice versa? What are they lacking in their own lives that makes them fond of each other's families?
This section contains 391 words
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