The Elephant Man Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

Bernard Pomerance
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Scenes 15 and 16.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What maddens Merrick about some married men?
(a) The fact that some are alcoholics.
(b) The fact that some men also take mistresses.
(c) The fact that some are stingy with their money.
(d) The fact that some beat their wives.

2. What new medical advance is Treves obsessed with gaining an edge on?
(a) Skin graphs.
(b) Organ donation.
(c) Brain surgery.
(d) Anesthetic.

3. Which of the following Shakespearean plays is Mrs. Kendal performing in during the time she first meets Merrick?
(a) Romeo and Juliet.
(b) Much Ado About Nothing.
(c) Hamlet.
(d) A Midsummer Night's Dream.

4. How long will Merrick be allowed to stay in the hospital with Treves?
(a) For one week only.
(b) For a few months, until funds run out.
(c) As long as he likes.
(d) For nearly a year.

5. After the police beating, what does Ross tell Merrick that he "stinks of"?
(a) Failure.
(b) Blood.
(c) Urine.
(d) Fear.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is The Elephant Man's real name?

2. Which of the following characters believes that all humans are simply copies God has created?

3. After his argument with Merrick, what does Ross confess to him?

4. To whom does Lord John return, begging for more money?

5. What is the name of the nurse who Treves interviews to care for Merrick?

(see the answer key)

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