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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What disability does Jonathan struggle with?
(a) A stutter.
(b) A lisp.
(c) A limp.
(d) A paralyzed hand.
2. How would the plot of the first scene be described?
3. What happens to the object after something is broken off of it?
(a) It becomes much lighter.
(b) It is placed on the bed.
(c) It falls to the ground.
4. Which phrase best describes Jonathan in terms of his relationship with his mother?
(a) He is her best friend.
(b) He stays in her shadow.
(c) He is becoming a rebellious adolescent.
(d) He feels protected by her.
5. Who follows Madame Rosepettle around the room?
(a) Albert Rosepettle.
(b) The bellboys.
(c) Her lover.
6. What type of room do the men enter as they are coming into the hotel room?
7. What does Jonathan's relationship with his mother seem to be like?
(b) Kind and cordial.
(c) Mutually loving.
8. This play is a reaction to what artistic concept?
9. How many men are moving the object?
10. What happens to the group of bellboys as more things are moved into the hotel room?
(a) It shrinks.
(b) It moves further away from Madame Rosepettle.
(c) It lifts off the ground.
(d) It grows.
11. Who does Madame Rosepettle tell to make a note to have the bellboys fired?
(c) Her husband.
(d) Commodore Roseabove.
12. According to Scene 1, why is Madame Rosepettle in mourning?
(a) It is unclear.
(b) Jonathan's cat is sick.
(c) She has lost her inheritance.
(d) Her mother has died.
13. Who does the author suggest will become Madame Rosepettle's next lover?
(c) Commodore Roseabove.
(d) One of the bellboys.
14. When Madame Rosepettle speaks to her son, how does he answer her?
15. Which character in Scene 1 seems to be most insane?
(a) Madame Rosepettle.
(b) The hotel owner.
Short Answer Questions
1. What literary technique does Kopit use in the final few lines of Scene 1?
2. Who scolds the men in the hotel room?
3. On the surface, how is Madame Rosepettle defined?
4. How are the men described as they try to figure out what to do with the object?
5. What is Madame Rosepettle eager to teach her son about?
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