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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the Count reveal in an aside?
(a) He cannot decide if he should keep his disguise on or take it off.
(b) He is not sure if he trusts Bartholo.
(c) He is not sure if Rosine really loves him.
(d) He cannot decide whether it would be a better idea to keep the letter to himself, or follow through on the original plan and hand it over.
2. What does Bartholo finally realize about "Alonzo?"
(a) He is in love with Rosine.
(b) He is not a very good music teacher.
(c) He is not who he pretends to be.
(d) He is better than Bazile.
3. How does Rosine say she felt about him but changed when she found out that he was plotting to betray her to "this horrible Almaviva?"
(a) She sort of liked him.
(b) She did love him.
(c) She was infatuated with him.
(d) She was obsessed with him.
4. Why will Bazile and the notary not be there earlier?
(a) The notary has a day job.
(b) The notary will be out of town.
(c) The notary is engaged to perform the wedding of Figaro's niece earlier in the afternoon.
(d) The notary does not do weddings before dinner.
5. Why does the Count insist that the marriage is an honorable one?
(a) He got to her first.
(b) He has a title and is rich.
(c) He loves her.
(d) She loves him.
6. Who does "Alonzo" say Bazile discovered was in town?
(b) Count Almaviva.
(c) The King of Spain.
7. Rosine's temper flares, and over Bartholo's protests, what does she promise?
(a) To become a nun.
(b) To marry the man who can free her from him.
(c) To never marry.
(d) To run away.
8. Why does Bartholo panic and run for a chair?
(a) Rosine is throwing things at him.
(b) "Alonzo" is fighting him.
(c) There is an earthquake.
(d) Rosine lies and says she thinks she broke her ankle.
9. Who is Alonzo?
(a) Rosine's cousin.
(b) Figaro's nephew.
(c) Bartholo's nephew.
(d) A student of Bazile, which is the Count's new disguise.
10. What happens when Bartholo gets past Figaro?
(a) He hears Rosine tell the Count about his disguise.
(b) He hears the Count propose.
(c) He sees the Count kiss Rosine.
(d) He hears the Count speak of his disguise.
11. How can Bartholo not see the Count whisper to Rosine?
(a) Figaro has his hands over his eyes.
(b) The Count is blocking his view.
(c) His eyes are closed.
(d) Figaro is standing so Bartholo cannot see their conversation.
12. With what does Bartholo gently confront Rosine?
(a) A marriage proposal.
(b) A love letter from himself.
(c) A note from Figaro.
(d) The love letter she wrote.
13. What do Figaro, the Count and Rosine barely have time to discuss, when Bartholo returns, angry with himself for leaving Figaro alone with "Alonzo" and Rosine?
(a) How much they dislike him.
(b) The need to have the keys to help Rosine escape.
(c) How they are going to do away with him.
(d) Where to hide.
14. How does the notary explain the apparent mix-up?
(a) "The brides are sisters and bear the same name."
(b) "I must have written the wrong name down."
(c) "There are many girls in town named Rosine."
(d) "She must have finally decided which man she wanted to marry."
15. Why are Figaro and the Count trapped in Rosine's room?
(a) The window is boarded up.
(b) The entrances are all blocked.
(c) Someone has taken away the ladder they used to climb into the room.
(d) The door is locked.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Bazile respond when Bartholo asks him why he accepted the cash?
2. What is everybody joining in convincing Bazile to do?
3. What makes the Count reveal his true identity?
4. Why does Rosine speak very coldly and formally to the Count?
5. Why is Rosine shocked and humiliated?
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