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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 4, Part 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. To what can commedia be compared today?
(a) Television sitcoms.
(c) The symphony.
2. Who does Figaro say he was talking to on the street?
(a) A poor relative who might have done well if he had not had to leave Madrid so quickly.
(b) A very wealthy Count.
(d) His friend from his previous employment.
3. What story has Bartholo spread around to keep potential lovers away?
(a) That she is mentally unstable.
(b) That he and Rosine are married.
(c) That she is a widow.
(d) That she is very young.
4. How does Figaro tease Rosine?
(a) By not revealing the truth right away about in whom the man is interested.
(b) By tickling her.
(c) By calling her names.
(d) By telling her he has the perfect husband for her but not telling her who it is.
5. What does Bartholo suggest is the best way to deal with the Count?
(a) Wait for him and beat him up.
(b) Spread nasty rumors about him.
(c) Have him arrested.
(d) Have him exiled.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Figaro surprise Rosine?
2. What evidence does the Count have that she loves him?
3. What happens when Figaro makes an attempt at writing for the theatre?
4. What does Figaro suggest is impossible?
5. Why does the Count tell Bartholo that he is here to teach Rosine singing?
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