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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Anna's reaction when Burke proposes?
(a) She runs away from him.
(b) She politely declines.
(c) She accepts him immediately.
(d) She asks him if he is going crazy.
2. What did Chris tell Marthy that Anna's job was?
(b) Nurse girl.
3. Where are Chris and Anna when Act 2 begins?
(a) At his vacation home.
(b) In the outer harbor of Provincetown, MA.
(c) Anchored in Northern Maine.
(d) In Sweden.
4. What is the name of Chris's barge?
(b) The Simeon Winthrop.
(d) The Sea Serpent.
5. What is Mat Burke wearing when Anna first sees him?
(a) Shirt and nice pair of pants.
(b) Dirty dungarees.
(c) Shorts and sandals.
(d) Long underwear.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what season does the beginning of the play take place?
2. What does Larry agree to hold for Chris?
3. How does Anna act when Chris returns with her drink in Act 1?
4. What does Anna hope to achieve by visiting Chris?
5. According to Marthy, what does Chris think of Anna?
Short Essay Questions
1. What important information does Anna learn about her father from Marthy?
2. Describe Chris's reaction to seeing Anna and Burke in conversation.
3. How does Chris respond to Anna's accusations that he abandoned her?
4. Describe Anna's experience of being at sea.
5. What is Anna's impression of the fog at the beginning of Act 2?
6. Describe Anna's reaction to how Burke keeps his promise to go to "the other side of the earth" where he will never see Anna again.
7. Why does Chris not see Anna from the time she was five?
8. What is Anna's initial reaction when she sees Burke?
9. Describe Burke's response to Anna's comments that she has changed.
10. Describe what Anna reveals about her past to Chris and Burke.
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