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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. How many times has Carney had sex?
(a) Ten times.
(b) Thirteen or fourteen times.
(c) Five or six times.
(d) Never.

2. What does Roy stick in Joseph's face?
(a) His elbow.
(b) A letter.
(c) His foot.
(d) A hat.

3. What does the prostitute ask Eugene when he comes out from hiding?
(a) Whether he wants to talk first.
(b) What his name is.
(c) Where his money is.
(d) Whether this is his first time.

4. What does Epstein say that Eugene is?
(a) A witness, not a participant.
(b) A passenger, not a driver.
(c) A bystander, not a player.
(d) An audience member, not a star.

5. What does Sergeant Toomey have when he enters the scene?
(a) A baton.
(b) A clipboard.
(c) A rifle.
(d) An army manual.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where are most of the boys sleeping at the beginning of Act 1?

2. What won't Toomey allow Epstein to do?

3. What year is the play set in?

4. What objection does Carney give to his assigned punishment?

5. How long a march does Toomey say he's taking the soldiers on?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Epstein threaten that he will do to Wykowski on the troopship?

2. What does Epstein object to about Toomey's style?

3. Which soldiers does Toomey not let leave the table, and why?

4. How does Eugene react to Rowena when she talks about herself?

5. What does it show about Carney's character that he talks to Eugene about what Eugene wrote?

6. Why does Carney decide not to visit the prostitute?

7. What does Rowena say about her home life?

8. At the end of Act 2, Scene 7, how does Eugene say his relationship with Daisy has developed?

9. What does Arnold's fantasy say about his character?

10. How does the army find out the identity of the escaped soldier?

(see the answer keys)

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