|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The actor who plays Edwards also plays what role?
2. In Tommy's letters, he insists that he is as ________ as the Chicanos of the gang.
3. In Act 1, scene 10, the scene changes from the courtroom to what?
4. Who comes to Los Angeles on the night of the Riots?
5. What sentence do Henry and the others receive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Using examples from the play, explain how the tension between whites and Chicanos is shown and what effect this tension has on the play.
Essay Topic 2
How do Della and Alice represent the different sides and pulls on Henry? Support your answer with examples from the play.
Essay Topic 3
What is the significance of stripping El Pachuco and Rudy of their zoot suits? What is the significance of the characters' reactions to the stripping? Support your answer with examples from the play.
This section contains 198 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)