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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following is not someone to whom Roxane says goodbye as she returns from Clomire's?
2. Who does Cyrano strike at the end of Act 2?
(a) A poet
(c) The musketeer
3. How many men does one cadet confide in Scene 9 were recently killed by Cyrano for talk of noses?
4. Who climbs Roxane's balcony at the end of Scene 6?
(a) de Guiche
(c) The Duenna
5. Which of the following items is not a part of Cyrano's dinner?
(a) A macaroon
(b) A grape
(c) A glass of water
(d) A sliver of ham
6. Who warns Christian that Ligniere's life is in danger?
(a) The foodseller
(b) A pickpocket
7. What does Cyrano implore Roxane not to do in Scene 7?
(a) Descend from the balcony
(b) Kiss him
(c) Leave for bed
(d) Speak ill of him
8. What character briefly enters the courtyard in Scene 8?
(a) A monk
(b) A cadet
(c) A poet
(d) A page
9. Where is Ligniere going at the end of Scene 2?
(b) The pubs
(c) The military camp
(d) His home
10. What famous historical figure does the Comte de Guiche claim as his uncle?
(a) Cardinal Richelieu
(c) Marquis de Sade
(d) Louis XIV
11. To which two classical figures does Cyrano compare Roxane in Scene 5?
(a) Antigone and Livia
(b) Penelope and Antonia
(c) Hecuba and Eurydice
(d) Cleopatra and Bernice
12. Who, at the beginning of the Act is relating his misfortunes to the Duenna?
13. Who challenges Cyrano to a duel after he ejects Montfleury?
(a) Compte de Guiche
(d) The Citizen
14. What rhymed recipe does Ragueneau present to his poets?
(a) Almond cheese-cakes
(b) Raspberry cream puffs
(c) Game hen with shallots
(d) Braised pork with capers
15. Under what name did Roxane go when she was younger?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character is trying to seduce the Flower Girl in the first scene?
2. Where does Roxane wish to meet Cyrano the following day?
3. At the beginning of Scene 3, Roxane warns the Duenna not to tell who of her deceit?
4. What false promise to the monk does Roxane claim is in de Guiche's letter?
5. What profession is Lise's "friend" that enters in Scene 3?
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