The Skin of Our Teeth Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 126 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

The Skin of Our Teeth Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 126 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. When the substitutes are ready, what does Sabina do?

2. What rumbles distantly as Mrs. Antrobus appears in Act 2, Part 2?

3. What reason does Sabina give for enjoying the war?

4. Who breaks character and tells everyone to stop the scene, reminding the actors about what happened the previous night?

5. The stand-ins' lines refer to the futility of what?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

What do Sabina's words about the actors having to do the play, "again and again," mean in the context of the themes, motifs and other actions in the play? Cite examples to support your answer.

Essay Topic 2

Why does Act 3, Part 1 begin with the rehearsal of non-actors in the roles of philosophers? What message does this send? Use examples from the play to support your answer.

Essay Topic 3

What is the play's message regarding reconstruction? How does the play define reconstruction? Support your answer with specific examples from the play.

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