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

Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. Approximately how much suggested time takes place during Act I?
(a) Less couple of hours.
(b) 24 hours.
(c) A few days.
(d) A few minutes.

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

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

5. What does David say when his father asks if his mother is a good pastor?
(a) "Amen!"
(b) "Good pastor."
(c) " don't know."
(d) David remains silent.

6. Who calls Luke a "bad boy"?
(a) Odessa.
(b) Sister Boxer.
(c) Margaret.
(d) Sister Moore.

7. What is located stage left in "The Amen Corner"?
(a) The apartment.
(b) The church.
(c) The streent.
(d) An office building.

8. Who leaves the service to put coffee on during the first act?
(a) David.
(b) Brother Boxer.
(c) Sister Boxer.
(d) Odessa.

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

10. Who is it that appears in the alley before the pastor leaves on a trip?
(a) Mother Phillips.
(b) Luke.
(c) Elder Johnson.
(d) Ida Jackson.

11. Who tells David that he has a natural gift for music?
(a) Odessa.
(b) Sister Moore.
(c) Luke.
(d) Margaret.

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

13. Before the curtain rises in the first act, there are street sounds including laughter, cursing, and a radio. What other sound is heard?
(a) Preaching.
(b) Piano playing.
(c) Singing.
(d) A phone ringing.

14. Who says, "Bring up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it"?
(a) Sister Boxer.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Sister Moore.
(d) Odessa.

15. Who went downtown and saw Luke the night before the first scene?
(a) Joseph.
(b) Margaret.
(c) David.
(d) Odessa.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is in his grave, according to Sister Boxer in the first act?

2. What sits on top of the piano in the church in the first scene?

3. What is located stage right in the first act and throughout the play?

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

5. What type of set is used in "The Amen Corner"?

(see the answer keys)

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