Mid-Book Test - Easy
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This quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who tells the emperor they are out of wine in Scene 2 of Act I?
(a) The Steward.
(b) The Field Marshal.
(d) The Chancellor.
2. What instrument accompanies the garden girls in Scene 3 of Act I?
3. What type of creature is Chiron?
(a) A faun.
(b) A nymph.
(c) A demi-god.
(d) A centaur.
4. Who must Faust go to, in order to conjure Helen and Paris?
(a) The Fates.
(b) The Mothers.
(c) The Graces.
5. According to Mephistopheles, what must one possess to receive miracles?
(b) Good Luck.
(d) Divine blessing.
6. What does Mephistopheles cure the blonde woman of in Scene 6 of Act I?
7. Which mythical group suggests that Faust seek out Chiron?
(a) The sirens.
(b) The fates.
(c) The ogres.
(d) The sphinxes.
8. What is the opinion of the women of the court of Paris?
(a) They find him beautiful.
(b) They are jealous of him.
(c) They dislike him.
(d) They are indifferent to him.
9. What is the name of the prophetess that Chiron takes Faust to in Act II?
10. How does the group travel with the homunculus to Walpurgis Night in Scene 2 of Act II?
(a) They travel through time and space to classical Greece.
(b) They all take sleeping draughts and travel in their dreams together.
(c) They physcially walk to Walpurgis Night.
(d) They appeal to the Mothers to make their journey.
11. Who was an earlier student of Faust that now works as his assistant?
12. What are the names of the two philosophers that the homunculus comes upon in Scene 3 of Act II?
(a) Heraclitus and Thales.
(b) Anaxagoras and Thales.
(c) Socrates and Plato.
(d) Anaxagoras and Xenophanes.
13. What does Mephistopheles introduce himself as to the Sphinxes and sirens?
(b) The Old Iniquity.
(c) The Lost Seeker.
(d) The Ultimate Riddle.
14. In what setting does Faust seek sleep in Act I?
(a) In a quiet cottage.
(b) A pleasing landscape.
(c) At home in his study.
(d) At the imperial court.
15. What does Phoebe's wheels symbolize in Act I, Scene 1?
(a) The approach of dawn.
(b) The setting sun.
(c) A thunder storm.
(d) The rising moon.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Faust awakens in Act I, what are his impressions of his surroundings?
2. Who responds to Mephistopheles ringing the bell in Act II?
3. Which group of people does Baccalaureus feel should be shot?
4. What reason does the homunculus tell Mephistopheles, to encourage him to take Faust to the classical Walpurgis Night?
5. What form does the homunculus decide to take at the end of Act II?
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