Eleemosynary Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How many generations of women does this play cover?
(a) 2.
(b) 6.
(c) 4.
(d) 3.

2. In the opening of scene 2, what does Artie say concerns her the most?
(a) Her mother's health.
(b) Her fear of flying.
(c) Her own inability to touch others.
(d) Her daughter.

3. What does Dorothea convince Artie to do about her pregnancy?
(a) Dorothea convinces Artie to have an abortion so she can go to college as planned.
(b) Dorothea convinces Artie to give the baby up for adoption.
(c) Dorothea convinces Artie to have the baby at home.
(d) Dorothea is disappointed that Artie is so young, but is excited about having a grandchild.

4. For Dorothea, eccentricity means _____________________her child.
(a) Loving.
(b) Having fun with.
(c) Exploiting.
(d) Leaving.

5. How does Artie feel about the outcome of her pregnancy?
(a) Deeply traumatized.
(b) Relief.
(c) Indifference.
(d) Happiness.

6. Who says that a smart girl will never be married?
(a) Dorothea.
(b) Artie's father.
(c) Echo.
(d) Artie.

7. Who raised Echo?
(a) Dorothea.
(b) Echo's father.
(c) An orphanage.
(d) Artie.

8. Who first taught Echo to love words?
(a) Dorothea.
(b) Echo's father.
(c) Echo's aunt.
(d) Artie.

9. In scene 2 when the scene fades to black, where is the audience's attention redirected to?
(a) Dorothea.
(b) Artie's father.
(c) Echo.
(d) Artie.

10. What is the happy time that Dorothea recalls in her life?
(a) Going to college.
(b) Having her first child.
(c) Meeting the eccentric.
(d) Marrying her husband.

11. In scene 3, when does the audience feel happy for Dorothea?
(a) When Dorothea gets married.
(b) When Dorothea goes to college.
(c) When Dorothea is pregnant with her son.
(d) When Dorothea meets the eccentric.

12. Artie's fear is considered __________________________.
(a) Hypochondria.
(b) A gift.
(c) A neurosis.
(d) Not real.

13. Which character ends scene 1?
(a) Echo.
(b) Artie's aunt.
(c) Artie's father.
(d) Dorothea.

14. When Dorothea changed her granddaughter's name, Echo was ___________.
(a) 1 year old.
(b) 3 months old.
(c) 5 years old.
(d) 2 years old.

15. Where does Artie find employment at the end of scene 2?
(a) Artie can't find a job.
(b) At a private school.
(c) At a small college.
(d) At a restaurant.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Dorothea teach her granddaughter?

2. Why does Dorothea marry her husband?

3. What do the wings represent to Artie?

4. In scene 2, with what does Artie say she has trouble doing?

5. How does Artie communicate with her mother when her mother is mute?

(see the answer keys)

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