The Children's Hour Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why do Karen and Martha want to talk to Mrs. Tilford?
(a) She has encouraged all the parents to remove their daughters from the school.
(b) They want to confirm her grant to the school for next year.
(c) They are enlisting her help to organize a bake sale.
(d) They would like her support in the next election.

2. Who does Karen reluctantly agree to allow in the house?
(a) Mr. Tilford.
(b) Peggy.
(c) Mrs. Tilford.
(d) Dr. Cardin.

3. Which of the following does Mrs. Tilford not offer to Karen?
(a) Payment of Martha's funeral expenses.
(b) Financial retribution.
(c) A formal public apology.
(d) A reversal of the legal judgment.

4. Who threatens Mrs. Tilford?
(a) Karen.
(b) Martha.
(c) Dr. Cardin.
(d) Mrs. Mortar.

5. What does Mrs. Tilford advise Martha and Karen to do?
(a) Get new students.
(b) Move away.
(c) Apologize to the parents.
(d) Explain everything to the girls.

6. What does Karen know about Dr. Cardin at this point in time?
(a) He lied about going to Vienna.
(b) He is very selfish.
(c) He will not return.
(d) He never really loved her.

7. Who emerges as the strongest character at the end of the play?
(a) Mrs. Mortar.
(b) Dr. Cardin.
(c) Mrs. Tilford.
(d) Karen.

8. How does Dr. Cardin react to Mrs. Tilford's statement about his marriage to Karen?
(a) He appreciates the offer but can't accept it.
(b) He understands her concerns.
(c) He is grateful for her generosity.
(d) He is outraged at the intrusion into his life.

9. Which of the following does Karen not do after talking to Mrs. Tilford?
(a) Sits on a window ledge.
(b) Opens a window.
(c) Goes to a window.
(d) Makes a phone call.

10. What guest is expected at the Tilford home?
(a) Mrs. Mortar.
(b) An old college friend of Mr. Tilford's.
(c) One of the girls from the school.
(d) Mrs. Tilford's sister.

11. What is the name of the guest expected at the Tilford home?
(a) Mrs. Mortar.
(b) Janie.
(c) Rosalie.
(d) Bud.

12. Dr. Cardin believes that Mary is prone to _______________.
(a) fabrications.
(b) falling.
(c) stuttering.
(d) coughing spells.

13. Why does Mary blackmail Rosalie?
(a) She needs allies.
(b) She doesn't know any better.
(c) Mrs. Mortar told her to.
(d) To get Rosalie in trouble.

14. What does Martha finally reveal to Karen after Dr. Cardin leaves?
(a) Martha loves Karen.
(b) Martha loves Dr. Cardin.
(c) Martha is moving to Australia.
(d) Martha has cancer.

15. What does Mrs. Tilford admit to Karen?
(a) She has a job for Mrs. Mortar.
(b) She was wrong to let the case go to trial.
(c) She wants Karen to tutor Mary.
(d) She wants Karen and Martha to leave town immediately.

Short Answer Questions

1. What do Karen and Martha know about their careers now?

2. What is the literary technique used when Martha begins to examine her feelings for Karen after Mary's accusations surface?

3. What kind of charges is Mary making against the headmistresses?

4. How can the school be described now?

5. With what theme does the author end the play?

(see the answer keys)

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