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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. Why did the Rosses let Duke leave the apartment on her own to begin filming in Chapter 12?
(a) They had someone follow Duke.
(b) They did not want to get up that early.
(c) They were ready to let her branch off on her own.
(d) They felt she was independent enough.
2. What kind of accent did Duke have that the Rosses wanted to change?
(d) New Yorkese.
3. Where did the Rosses and Duke go on their one vacation during The Miracle Worker's run?
(a) The Virgin Islands.
(c) Puerto Rico.
4. What was Duke's real name, that the Rosses wanted to change?
(a) Anne Marie.
(b) Patricia Ann.
(c) Maria Ann.
(d) Anna Marie.
5. In Chapter 4, it is noted that Mrs. Duke lived in a basement apartment in:
(a) The Bronx.
(d) The Upper West Side.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 12, what were the black woman's cats referred to as?
2. Which summer stock play production did Duke fail to win a part in?
3. What had Ethel Ross once done for a living?
4. What color was John Ross's hair when Duke met him?
5. What has Duke descended from a very long line of?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Duke come to meet the Rosses?
2. How was it that, as detailed in Chapter 5, Duke was more afraid of the Rosses than she was of God?
3. What were some of the things about her parts in the play, The Miracle Worker, that Duke liked best?
4. How did John Ross make Duke prepare for The Miracle Worker audition?
5. How was the Ross's dog, Bambi, treated?
6. What did the Rosses do for Duke if she even seemed to be getting sick?
7. When filming for The Miracle Worker movie began, why was Duke thrilled to be able to travel to the set on her own?
8. What sort of lies would the Rosses make up in order to get acting work for Duke?
9. How did Duke's mother use the city bus as a form of recreation?
10. What was Duke most anxious about, causing her to go into psychotherapy for years?
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