Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who interjects the bickering with the argument that all are equal?
2. What type of party is Allwit getting dressed for after the scene with the Promoters?
3. What does Touchwood Senior try to convince the Wench of after she calls him a lying villain?
4. Where are the children going when they greet Allwit and Sir Walter?
5. Where does the argument over social standing occur?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Yellowhammer and Maudlin react to the news that Moll will probably die?
2. What is the reaction to the news that Lady Kix is pregnant?
3. How does Allwit prepare for his daughter's christening?
4. How does Sir Walter react when his two sons, Wat and Nick, enter the room for the first time?
5. Why do Touchwood Junior and Senior arrive together to Sir Oliver's home?
6. How do the townsfolk receive Tim when he returns home for the christening party?
7. What happens when Touchwood Junior enters the meeting between Moll and Sir Walter?
8. How do those around him treat Allwit in response to his agreement with Sir Walter?
9. How do the Puritan women handle the situation of the townsfolk bickering at the church steps?
10. What lie must Sir Walter tell to Moll's family in order for the arranged marriages to proceed?
Throughout the play, the biggest struggle seemed to be happening between Touchwood Junior and Moll. Describe the relationship between the pair, and explain why they were forbidden to be together. Then, briefly describe each of the three attempts the couple made to be together.
Both Maudlin and Yellowhammer were extremely meddlesome and controlling parents. Explain why Yellowhammer and his wife felt the need to control their children's lives, and what affect their meddlesome behavior eventually had on the lives of their children.
At the opening of the play, the audience is introduced to Yellowhammer and his wife, Maudlin. Briefly describe the lifestyle that the Yellowhammer family is living in at the opening of the play. Explain how Yellowhammer fought for the duration of the play to rise up the social ladder.
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