Midterm

Midterm - Name Status Score Midterm Exam Completed 41 out...

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Name Midterm Exam Status Completed Score 41 out of 50 points Time Elapsed 0 hours, 48 minutes, and 17 seconds out of 1 hours and 15 minutes allowed. Instructions Please answer all questions as completely as you can. You may use your book, but no other materials. You will have 75 minutes; after that time you may continue but you will lose points. Please proofread your exam--after preferably working in another word processsor and then pasting your answers in. That way if there is a glitch you will still have your answers. There are 8 short answer questions worth 5 points each for a total of 40 points. To receive full credit you must answer the question thoroughly and clearly, using complete sentences. There is also one short essay question worth 10 points. Your essay will be graded on how clearly you define your thesis, how relevant and ambitious it is, and how logically and convincingly you present your arguments and conclusion. Question 1 4 out of 5 points Tartuffe is a work highly critical of certain things. Which targets do you think are the most primary, and how does the play make its criticisms? --Short answer (approximately 3-4 complete sentences) Selected Answer: He is primarily critical of the church. He presents the character Tartuffe as a scoundrel and a hypocrite, yet Orgon believes that he is pious. I think it is also critical of people that refuse to see the truth even when it is revealed to them, because many of the characters try to tell Orgon about Tartuffe long before Orgon releases it. It's also critical of people that use religion to their advantage. Tartuffe uses his guise of being so devout to
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