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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Don Jose told he has gained in Act 1?
(a) A wedding.
(b) A son.
(c) A funeral.
(d) A daughter.
2. Who enters singing at the end of the Midwife's speech in Act 1?
(a) The Senoritas.
(b) The Martyrs.
(c) The Nun.
(d) The Pope.
3. What does Maria la O say she has to be careful not to step on?
(b) A cat.
(d) A rat.
4. According to the Midwife, what does a woman with a serious face have?
(a) No future.
(b) No joy.
(c) No children.
(d) Serious thoughts.
5. What does Miss Chili Tamale say she needs?
(a) A round of applause.
(b) A happy life.
(c) Her green card.
(d) A baby.
6. Which is one of the magazines the Beauty Queen mentions her mother reading?
7. What does Miss Chili Tamale say her dream is?
(a) To marry a rich Mexican.
(b) To marry a rich American.
(c) To become an actress.
(d) To marry a rich Cuban.
8. Who created Miss Conchita Banana?
(a) Conchita Fruit Company.
(b) Dole Fruit Company.
(c) Banana Republic.
(d) United Fruit Company.
9. How many contests has the Beauty Queen won?
10. Who does Maria la O say she liked dancing like as a kid?
(a) Muriel Ortega.
(b) Margot Fonteyn.
(c) Ginger Rogers.
(d) Fred Astaire.
11. What does the Midwife call to Maria to tell her not to forget to do?
12. Which character speaks first in the play?
(a) Don Jose.
(d) Don Luis.
13. What does the Beauty Queen want to be discovered and become?
(a) A stock broker.
(b) A movie star.
(c) A game-show host.
(d) A television star.
14. Who enters while Don Jose is pacing in Act 1?
(a) The Son.
(b) The Midwife.
(c) The Daughter.
(d) The Mother.
15. Who does Miss Commonwealth encounter when she is about to exit?
(a) The Girl.
(b) The Father.
(c) The Mother.
(d) The Daughter.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character stays after the other Senoritas leave to take more bows?
2. What song plays for Little Miss Havana's entrance?
3. What does the Girl make her face up to look like in Act 1?
4. Who does Little Miss Havana change into during the beauty pageant?
5. What does Miss Commonwealth sing of?
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