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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Faust unable to convince Gretchen to do in "A Prison"?
(a) Forgive him.
(b) Renounce God.
(c) Escape with him.
(d) Forgive herself.
2. What does Gretchen believe about Mephistopheles?
(a) He is a wandering soldier.
(b) He needs to go with her to church.
(c) He is Faust's brother.
(d) He is a bad influence on Faust.
3. To whom does Mephistopheles try to compare Faust's vision of Gretchen in "Walpurgis Night"?
(d) The Harpies.
4. What does Faust attempt to bring Gretchen during "The Street Outside Gretchen's Door"?
(a) A necklace.
(b) A flower.
(c) A bottle of wine.
(d) A ring.
5. What does Martha warn Mephistopheles about while Gretchen and Faust speak?
(a) She warns him that Faust better not hurt Gretchen.
(b) She warns him to not die a bachelor.
(c) She warns him that Gretchen is on the brink of joining a nunnery.
(d) She warns him that he will be unhappy in their town.
6. What is Gretchen's secret?
(a) She is glad that Valentine is dead.
(b) She is dying.
(c) She killed her mother on purpose.
(d) She is pregnant.
7. What must Faust promise in order to get Gretchen to accept and use the item he gives her in "Martha's Garden"?
(a) If the flower convinces her that he loves her, he will take her on a trip.
(b) He will attend church with her.
(c) He will marry her one day soon.
(d) The potion is safe to use on her mother.
8. To which author do the characters in the chapter "A Walpurgis Night's Dream" belong?
9. Initially, what is the only thing Gretchen recognizes as Faust when he is in her prison cell?
(a) His hands.
(b) His voice.
(c) His eyes.
(d) His lips.
10. Who is Barbara?
(a) Gretchen's sister.
(b) Faust's daughter.
(c) Mephistopheles's favorite witch.
(d) An unwed, pregnant girl.
11. During "Martha's Garden," what does Gretchen discuss with Faust?
(a) His relationship to his priest.
(b) Her relationship to her mother.
(c) His relationship with Mephistopheles.
(d) Her relationship with God.
12. What are Gretchen and Faust doing during "A Summerhouse"?
(b) Baking bread.
(d) Making love.
13. Who is Valentine?
(a) Gretchen's brother.
(b) Gretchen's fiance.
(c) Gretchen's father.
(d) Gretchen's cousin.
14. While dancing with the young one in "Walpurgis Night," what vision does Faust claim to have had?
(a) A tree being split with lightning
(b) An apple tree with two apples.
(c) An ocean wave crashing against the rocks.
(d) A goat with two heads.
15. What is the Huckster-Witch attempting to do during "Walpurgis Night"?
(a) Sell her body.
(b) Cast spells of old age on the rest of the witches.
(c) Pickpocket Faust.
(d) Sell her wares.
Short Answer Questions
1. From what play are many of the characters in "A Walpurgis Night's Dream" drawn?
2. What is the occupation of Gretchen's brother?
3. In what language is the song heard during "A Cathedral"?
4. Who criticizes the dancing on the mountain?
5. What does Faust see around Gretchen's neck in his vision of her in "Walpurgis Night"?
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