Blood Wedding Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 125 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Blood Wedding Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which weapon does the mother not mention in her rant?
(a) Pistol.
(b) Knife.
(c) Pitchfork.
(d) Grenade.

2. What does the mother say she wishes to do with her granddaughters?
(a) Embroider and make lace.
(b) Do housework.
(c) Cook.
(d) Play in the garden.

3. What item does not appear on the gift that the son buys for his bride?
(a) Cross.
(b) Boat.
(c) Swallow.
(d) Rose.

4. How many years does the mother say it has been since she has left her home?
(a) 5.
(b) 20.
(c) 10.
(d) 15.

5. What reason does the neighbor give the mother when she leaves?
(a) Because the men will be in from the fields soon.
(b) Because the mother wants her to.
(c) Because she is tired.
(d) Because she needs to cook.

6. What item does the mother ask her son if he is wearing?
(a) His hat.
(b) His watch.
(c) His coat.
(d) His tie.

7. Where does Leonardo tell his mother-in-law his horse has been after she comments that it looks very tired?
(a) The field.
(b) A friend's house.
(c) Town.
(d) The weighing station.

8. What reason does the mother give for a dish of salt being included in a coffin?
(a) As a sign of faith.
(b) To prevent the body from swelling in the heat.
(c) To symbolize heaven.
(d) To prevent smell.

9. Who is described as "a very nice young woman"?
(a) The mother.
(b) The fiancee's mother.
(c) The neighbor.
(d) The bride.

10. Of the items the mother mentions her husband grew, which one "dried up"?
(a) The bushes.
(b) His trees.
(c) The Juniper plant.
(d) His flowers.

11. Where does Act 1, Scene 2 take place?
(a) The mother's house.
(b) The vineyard.
(c) The son's house.
(d) Leonardo's house.

12. Who says, "I've always done a man's work"?
(a) The bride's father.
(b) The son.
(c) Leonardo.
(d) The bride.

13. Who is described as "clean as a sheet in the sun"?
(a) The mother.
(b) The bride.
(c) The son.
(d) Leonardo.

14. What is the mother describing in the following text: "They let them eat there, and smoke, and make music if they want to!"?
(a) The vineyards.
(b) Prison.
(c) Her home.
(d) The city.

15. What does the mother say to her son just before he leaves her house in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) Peace be with you.
(b) Go with God.
(c) See you soon.
(d) I love you.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the mother's neighbor say is responsible for cutting off a young neighborhood boy's arms?

2. What is the cover in the lullaby made of?

3. How does the lullaby sung by Leonardo's wife and mother-in-law begin?

4. What does the mother claim the son "never touches"?

5. How does Leonardo ask for his drink to be prepared?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 431 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Blood Wedding Lesson Plans
Blood Wedding from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook