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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In whose sight do the interjectors claim all members of society are equal?
2. Who is the current heir to Lady Kix's estate?
3. Which character does Yellowhammer think duped him?
4. What do Moll and Touchwood Junior intend to do at their secret meeting?
5. To which famous Shakespearean couple does Middleton compare Moll and Touchwood Junior?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who has come along with Touchwood Junior and Moll for their secret meeting?
2. What happens when Tim meets his fiancé for the first time and they are both speaking in different languages?
3. How do the Puritan women handle the situation of the townsfolk bickering at the church steps?
4. What confessions does the Welsh gentlewoman make to Tim after the pair is married?
5. What happens on the steps of the church that creates a fight amongst the women?
6. How does Maudlin react to the truth about Tim's wife?
7. Where do Touchwood Junior and Moll secretly meet, and why?
8. How does Tim react to the confessions that his wife makes to him after they are married?
9. What happens when Touchwood Junior challenges Sir Walter do a duel?
10. What discussion are Touchwood Senior and his wife having at the opening of the play?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
The setting of the play is very influential to the title. Briefly describe the setting of Cheapside, and then explain how this setting sets the tone for the entire plot of the play. In your opinion, would this story have been as effective if it were set anywhere else? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
When Tim arrives home, he acts very pompously with his education. Describe the conversation that Tim gets into with his tutor about logic, and his mother's reaction to this conversation. Explain how Tim is forced to eat his words at the end of this play, and what his reaction to this turn of events is.
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