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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. 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 calls and cancels her trip.
(c) Margaret decides to go on her trip.
(d) Margaret decides to postpone her trip for a couple of days.

2. 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 Moore.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Odessa.
(d) Sister Boxer.

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

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

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

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

7. When Sister Moore asks if there's anyone who needs "the Lord's especial attention," who comes forward?
(a) Luke Alexander.
(b) Odessa.
(c) Ida Jackson.
(d) Agnes.

8. What is Brother Boxer looking for in the new Frigidaire?
(a) Iced Tea.
(b) Kool-Aid.
(c) Lemonade.
(d) Cola.

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

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

11. Where does the play, "The Amen Corner," take place?
(a) Baltimore.
(b) Boston.
(c) Philadelphia.
(d) Harlem.

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

13. According to Luke, who goes digging for pork chops when she sees a man?
(a) Sister Moore.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Sister Boxer.
(d) Odessa.

14. How much does Sister Moore place in the offering basket in the first act?
(a) Two dollars.
(b) Five dollars.
(c) Fifty cents.
(d) A dollar.

15. During the first act, Brother Boxer tell his wife and Sister Moore that he's heard that David's father is back in town. Where is David's father reportedly working?
(a) Blues club.
(b) Driving a bus.
(c) Jazz club.
(d) At another church.

Short Answer Questions

1. Whose bedroom is mentioned from the beginning of Act I?

2. What are the two collection plates made of?

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

4. During Act I, two people say "God doesn't like liars." Who were they?

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

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