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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
The entire family is arrested.
Part 1) Why? What takes place during their jail time?
Part 2) How does this arrest affect Alice? Does this arrest prove that Alice was right to believe her family could not be accepted in Tony's world? Why or why not?
Part 3) Will the Sycamores and Kirbys be able to move past this incident and become one cohesive family? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Gay is an actress.
Part 1) Why has she come to the home? How does she behave while she is there?
Part 2) Why would the Sycamores let such a person into their home? How does this show the beliefs and attitudes of the Sycamores?
Part 3) What is the purpose of this character in the play?
Essay Topic 3
The Vanderhof/Sycamore family is very unique.
Part 1) How are they unique?
Part 2) Why do Alice and Tony love them? Why are they such an endearing family?
Part 3) Why might the playwrights have chosen such odd characters for this play? Use the text to support your response.
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