True West

by: Sam Shepard

Analysis of Major Characters Quick Quiz

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What event sets off Austin’s transformation into his rambunctious brother?

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What two types of threat does Lee introduce to Austin’s life?

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Which of the play’s characters functions as little more than a plot device?

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What word best describes Shepherd's treatment of the Mom character?

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What is notable about the powerful influence that the “old man” exerts on the brothers’ imaginations and actions?