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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. What do Mephastophilis and Faustus do to the people singing a dirge at the end of Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) Hide from them.
(b) Kill them.
(c) Beat them.
2. Who returns to the room, singing a dirge, in Act 3, Scene 1?
(d) The Pope.
3. What does Carolus ask Faustus to do at the end of Act 4, Scene 1?
(a) Take him to see hell.
(b) Summon Helen of Troy.
(c) Remove the horns from the knight's head.
(d) Visit again often.
4. Why does the new arrival in Act 4, Scene 1 approach Faustus?
(a) Steal Faustus's money.
(b) Fight Faustus.
(c) Buy Faustus's horse.
(d) Borrow Mephastophilis to act as his servant.
5. How is the object being carried in Act 3, Scene 2 obtained?
(a) It is stolen from the Vintner.
(b) It is found in the trash.
(c) It is received as a gift.
(d) It is bought.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Faustus tell the Horse-Courser not to do?
2. Why does Faustus make his odd request in Act 3, Scene 1?
3. Whom does Faustus talk to at the beginning of Act 5, Scene 2?
4. What are Faustus and Mephastophilis doing at the beginning of Act 4, Scene 2?
5. Why does Robin cast a spell?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mephastophilis react to being summoned by Robin and Rafe?
2. What important allusions are used in the Epilogue, and what do they signify?
3. Whom does Faustus command to adhere to Carolus's request in Act 4, Scene 4?
4. What are Robin and Rafe doing at the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2?
5. What does the Chorus explain in the Epilogue?
6. At the beginning of Act 3, Scene 1, what does Faustus want, and why?
7. Where are Faustus and Mephastophilis at the beginning of Act 3, Scene 1? What are they doing?
8. How do the churchmen react to Faustus's invisible actions?
9. Why does Faustus refuse to pray to God in Act 5, Scene 2?
10. Why does the Horse-Course return to Faustus?
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