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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Grandpa finally do?
2. Why has Kolenkhov brought her to the Sycamore house?
3. Who else agrees to stay?
4. What does Tony want his parents to realize?
5. Who has come to find Tony?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Grandpa Vanderhof is the patriarch of the family.
Part 1) What was his previous career? Why does he leave this career?
Part 2) How does this decision affect the rest of the family?
Part 3) Do you agree with his view on life? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Tony and Alice are a couple.
Part 1) How serious is their relationship? How do you know this?
Part 2) What trials and tribulations do they encounter throughout the play, as a couple?
Part 3) Is their relationship likely to last? Why or why not?
Part 4) If you could see this couple in ten years, where would they be and why? Use the text to support your response.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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