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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. During Act I, two people say "God doesn't like liars." Who were they?
(a) Brother and Sister Boxer.
(b) Sisters Boxer and Moore.
(c) David and Luke.
(d) Margaret and David.

2. Who's reportedly been keeping bad company in Act I?
(a) Luke.
(b) Margaret.
(c) David.
(d) Ida.

3. Everyone tries to convince Margaret to stay to care for Luke instead of going out of town. What does she decide?
(a) Margaret sends Sister Moore in her place.
(b) Margaret decides to postpone her trip for a couple of days.
(c) Margaret decides to go on her trip.
(d) Margaret calls and cancels her trip.

4. Who's supposed to send a telegram if anything happens to Luke during "The Amen Corner."
(a) Odessa.
(b) David.
(c) Sister Boxer.
(d) Sister Moore.

5. How long has Luke been separated from his wife and son?
(a) 8 years.
(b) 11 years.
(c) 10 years.
(d) 12 years.

6. What nickname does Luke call his wife?
(a) Sweetheart.
(b) Maggie.
(c) Marge.
(d) Peggy.

7. The first spoken part of the play is from what character?
(a) David.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Sister Boxer.
(d) Sister Moore.

8. What is Brother Boxer's first name?
(a) Ben.
(b) Henry.
(c) Joel.
(d) Tom.

9. Why is everyone silent when Sisters Moore and Boxer finish singing in Act I?
(a) Everyone has left the apartment.
(b) The first act has ended.
(c) Luke walks in the apartment.
(d) Everyone's head is bowed while they pray.

10. Who was out late the night before the church service in the first act?
(a) David.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Luke.
(d) Odessa.

11. Who tells Margaret and Odessa that they look "almost like two young girls this morning."
(a) Luke.
(b) Brother James.
(c) David.
(d) Brother Boxer.

12. In the play, who claims to have left to get away from the stink of whiskey?
(a) Sister Moore.
(b) Ida.
(c) Margaret.
(d) Odessa.

13. What is located stage right in the first act and throughout the play?
(a) The church.
(b) A bedroom.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The living room.

14. What is played as the music prologue to Act I?
(a) "I Got the Holy Spirit."
(b) "I Laid My Burdens Down."
(c) "If Jesus Had to Pray, What About Me?"
(d) "The Blues is Man."

15. How did Luke know where to find Margaret?
(a) Luke followed David to find Margaret.
(b) Luke knew Margaret would be somewhere near a church.
(c) Luke asked around to find Margaret.
(d) Someone told Luke about Margaret in a letter.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does the play, "The Amen Corner," take place?

2. How old is David?

3. When Luke appears in Act I, how long does he say he'll be in town for?

4. Before the curtain rises in the first act, there are street sounds including laughter, cursing, and a radio. What other sound is heard?

5. The rumor that Brother Boxer has heard is that Luke's father is sick with what?

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