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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happened to the sailors' steamer in Act 2?
(a) It had to be towed.
(b) The main sail broke.
(c) It was wrecked.
(d) It ran out of coal.
2. What gesture does Chris make at the sea at the end of Act 2?
(a) Shakes his fist at it with bitter hatred.
(b) Bows to it reverentially.
(c) Claps his hands with joy.
(d) Stands before it with open arms.
3. What is Mat Burke wearing when Anna first sees him?
(a) Shorts and sandals.
(b) Dirty dungarees.
(c) Shirt and nice pair of pants.
(d) Long underwear.
4. What did Anna travel in to visit Chris?
(c) A dirty coach.
5. Why does Burke say he got so strong?
(a) Shoveling a million tons of coal since he was a lad.
(b) Lifting weights at the gym.
(c) Cutting stone out of the quarry.
(d) Lifting fishing nets out of the sea.
6. According to Marthy, what does Chris think of Anna?
(a) Wishes she weren't coming.
(b) Thinks she is probably alright.
(c) Thinks the world of her.
(d) Is skeptical about seeing her.
7. What did Chris tell Marthy that Anna's job was?
(a) Nurse girl.
8. What does Larry agree to hold for Chris?
(a) Pocket change.
(b) A letter.
9. How does Marthy describe Chris to Anna?
(a) He is losing his memory.
(b) He is unfair.
(c) He is mean.
(d) He is a good guy.
10. Who do all the women in Chris's family marry?
11. How old is Burke?
(d) About thirty.
12. What does Anna hope to achieve by visiting Chris?
(a) To take his photograph.
(b) To get some money.
(c) To ask him to go to Florida with her.
(d) To have a rest at his home.
13. What does Burke say he would give up if he found a girl to marry him?
(a) His long hair.
(b) Drinking and roving about.
(c) Smoking a pipe.
(d) Wearing boots in the house.
14. What does Chris ask Anna to get from the cabin in Act 2?
15. What does Burke do to Anna's hand when he shakes it?
(a) Squeezes it tight.
(b) Kisses it.
(c) Drops it quickly.
(d) Twists it by accident.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Anna run away to?
2. What does Marthy reveal to Anna?
3. After Anna tells Burke that Chris is her father, what does he call Chris?
4. How many days were the sailors in the open boat?
5. What does Chris call himself in Act 2 for bringing Anna on the voyage?
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