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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 does Ed make mention of, which incidentally is also what Orton's lover overdoses on?
(d) Sleeping pills.
2. What does Sloane suggest Kemp do about the neighborhood situation?
(a) Arrange to meet with a lawyer.
(b) Contact someone with pull on the council.
(c) Speak with his father.
(d) Call the police.
3. What does Ed ask Sloane about first?
(a) The library.
(b) The orphanage.
(c) The hostel.
4. What is Kemp's reply when Kath says Sloane stays with them?
(a) "How much is he paying?"
(b) "He can take my room."
(c) "It's inappropriate for a young man to stay here."
(d) "He can't. We've no room."
5. What does Kath bring out to show Sloane at the end of Act One?
(b) Her boyfriend.
(c) Her locket.
(d) Her dog.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character says, "I'm broadminded"?
2. What feature does Kath remark upon while bandaging him?
3. How long is Kath actually married?
4. How many children does Kemp have?
5. What pride does Kemp remark about his son?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Ed's response to Kath keeping a lodger in the house? Why?
2. What does Kemp say his boss does? What is his position?
3. How is this play similar to Theatre of the Absurd?
4. What is the theme of Entertaining Mr. Sloane? What does the term "theme" mean?
5. What does Sloane do to Kemp at the end of Act Two? How?
6. What "role" does Kath play to Sloane? How is this ironic?
7. Describe Ed's character. Where does he live? What is his profession?
8. What is Ed's response upon meeting Sloane? What does he ask him about?
9. What does Ed do to Kath to convince her she is warped in her view of herself? What does he say to her?
10. How is Sloane comparable to Orton the playwright?
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