|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Anna say to Chris when he comes on to the deck of the barge when she and Burke are talking in Act 2?
(a) She acts jealous of his attention to Burke.
(b) She resents his bullying tone.
(c) She invites him to join them.
(d) She is friendly.
2. What is the name of Chris's barge?
(a) The Sea Serpent.
(d) The Simeon Winthrop.
3. How long ago did Chris last see Anna?
(a) Twenty years.
(b) Fifteen years.
(c) Three years.
(d) Five years.
4. What is Anna's reaction when Burke proposes?
(a) She runs away from him.
(b) She asks him if he is going crazy.
(c) She accepts him immediately.
(d) She politely declines.
5. What does Chris call the sea in Act 2 when he and Anna are talking in the fog?
6. What is Anna's opinion about the fog?
(a) It makes her feel wet.
(b) She loves it.
(c) She doesn't like not seeing clearly.
(d) It scares her.
7. What does Chris say will help Anna get strong and healthy?
(a) Going to a resort.
(b) Getting a massage.
(c) Spending some time on the barge at sea.
(d) Traveling to the Bahamas.
8. What color eyes does Chris Christopherson have?
9. How does Marthy describe Chris to Anna?
(a) He is unfair.
(b) He is mean.
(c) He is losing his memory.
(d) He is a good guy.
10. Where do Anna and her mother move to?
(a) South Dakota.
11. What nationality is Burke?
12. Where does Anna live after her mother's death?
(c) A relative's city condo.
(d) Her cousins' farm.
13. How old is Burke?
(c) About thirty.
14. What harbor was Burke's steamer headed to?
15. After Anna tells Burke that Chris is her father, what does he call Chris?
(a) "The old square--the old Swede, I mean."
(b) "The worst kind of father."
(c) "His angel."
(d) "A good guy."
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Burke compare Anna to in Act 2 when he sees her for the first time?
2. What is the stage direction for when Anna drinks her drink at the end of Act 1?
3. Why does Burke say he got so strong?
4. What does Burke do to Anna's hand when he shakes it?
5. What does Anna hope to achieve by visiting Chris?
This section contains 462 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)