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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what year is this play written?
2. What disability does Jonathan struggle with?
(a) A stutter.
(b) A paralyzed hand.
(c) A lisp.
(d) A limp.
3. How are the men described as they try to figure out what to do with the object?
4. How many men are moving the object?
5. What does Madame Rosepettle's piranha eat?
6. Where does Madame Rosepettle say she received the best treatment?
(a) Her own home.
(b) New York City.
(c) Buenos Aires.
7. What type of room do the men enter as they are coming into the hotel room?
8. What does Jonathan's relationship with his mother seem to be like?
(c) Mutually loving.
(d) Kind and cordial.
9. What literary technique does Kopit use in the final few lines of Scene 1?
10. Who does Madame Rosepettle tell to make a note to have the bellboys fired?
(a) Commodore Roseabove.
(d) Her husband.
11. What does the additional man arrive with in the hotel room?
(a) A Dictaphone.
(c) A television.
(d) A suitcase.
12. Does Jonathan deliberately try to make the bellboys upset?
(b) Yes, but he does not succeed.
(c) It is unclear.
(d) Yes, and he does succeed.
13. On the surface, how is Madame Rosepettle defined?
(a) Beautiful and extravagant.
(b) Soft and warm.
(c) Ugly and demanding.
(d) Clean and smooth.
14. By the end of Scene 1, is Madame Rosepettle depicted as self-centered?
(b) Yes, but Kopit did not intend for readers to see her this way.
(c) Yes, it is clear that Kopit intended her to be depicted this way.
(d) It is unclear.
15. Which word describes the hotel where Scene 1 takes place?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who refuses to be satisfied with the men in her room?
2. What does Madame Rosepettle say about the tip she gives the bellboys?
3. Who berates the men in the hotel room?
4. What word can describe the object the men are moving into the hotel room at the beginning of the play?
5. What happens to the object after something is broken off of it?
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