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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Faustus feel about the sight of the demon in Act 1, Scene 3?
(a) He is disgusted.
(b) He is excited.
(c) He can only hear the demon, not see him.
(d) He is frightened.
2. What do Valdes and Cornelius advise Faustus to do?
(a) Quit school.
(b) Get married.
(c) Continue his normal studies.
(d) Study magic.
3. When does Robin first appear in "Dr. Faustus"?
(a) At the beginning of Act 2, Scene 2.
(b) In Act 3.
(c) At the end of Act 2, Scene 2.
(d) At the end of Act 2, Scene 1.
4. Where does Faustus go to study?
5. What does Robin intend to use the book for?
(a) To offer his soul to Lucifer.
(b) To make women dance naked in front of him and pleasure him.
(c) To find a wife.
(d) To make thunderstorms.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mephastophilis tell Faustus when he returns to Faustus's house in Act 2, Scene 1?
2. Whom does Mephastophilis say that he serves?
3. What is Faustus very tempted to study in Act 1, Scene 1?
4. Whom do the scholars ask about in Act 1, Scene 2?
5. What specific topic does Faustus begin to study, according to the Chorus in the Prologue?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the Clown feel about Wagner's offer?
2. What does Wagner tell the scholars about Faustus?
3. How do the scholars feel about what Faustus is doing in Act 1, Scene 1? Why?
4. What changes does Faustus make in his studies, according to the Chorus in the Prologue?
5. What does Wagner do to convince the Clown to yield to his desires?
6. How does Mephastophilis respond when Faustus questions him about hell, heaven, and God?
7. How does Faustus feel about the Seven Deadly Sins?
8. What does the Clown do after the devils are gone?
9. Why does Lucifer arrive in Act 2, Scene 3? What happens when Lucifer arrives?
10. Describe Faustus's studies, according to the Chorus in the Prologue.
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