Study Help Practice Projects

1. Although Miller does not specify what type of salesman Willy is, Miller definitely situates the play in the past. How could you apply Willy's situation to society today? Write a short play in which you give Willy a specific occupation and place it in a modern setting.

2. Construct a scene in which Linda learns of Willy's affair. Concentrate on Linda's reaction to the news, as well as her reactions to Willy and Biff.

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How did Willy’s brother Ben make his fortune?


In Little Lost Robot," by Isaac Asimov, why have some robots been impressioned with only part of the First Law of Robotics?"