The Elephant Man Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

Bernard Pomerance
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Scenes 6, 7 and 8.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does the nurse react to Merrick the first time she sees him?
(a) She gives him a hug.
(b) She sits and stares at him silently.
(c) She shakes his hand and says that she is happy to meet him.
(d) She screams and runs out of the room.

2. What is the name of the nurse who Treves interviews to care for Merrick?
(a) Mrs. Potato.
(b) Mrs. Salad.
(c) Mrs. Sandwich.
(d) Mrs. Crumb.

3. How does the caller treat The Elephant Man when calling him out of his tent?
(a) Apathetically.
(b) Abusively.
(c) With fear.
(d) With kindness.

4. Which of the following does Treves NOT accuse the caller of using to alter The Elephant Man's appearance?
(a) Makeup.
(b) Mirrors.
(c) Lighting.
(d) Costumes.

5. How do the police get a hold of Treves' contact information?
(a) They look him up in the directory.
(b) One of the police officers knows Treves' father.
(c) From his business card.
(d) John Merrick tells them his phone number.

Short Answer Questions

1. How long will Merrick be allowed to stay in the hospital with Treves?

2. What does the interrupter state about the Elephant Man putting himself on display?

3. How many policemen arrive in the streets and begin beating Ross and Merrick?

4. What does Treves tell Merrick is the one thing that will make him happy during his stay in the hospital?

5. While Treves and Merrick are talking, why does the porter enter Merrick's room?

(see the answer key)

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