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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 2, Scene 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Troy says that he's been stuck with Rose for eighteen years, how does she respond?
(a) That she always put her faith in him and their marriage.
(b) That she feels angry with him for using the word "stuck."
(c) That it's felt longer than that to her.
(d) That they have Cory to show for their long relationship.
2. What does Rose say about the possibility of improving one's life?
(a) She says that she hopes to improve her life some day.
(b) She says that she wishes Cory would look at life's possibilities.
(c) She says that Bono should try to improve his life.
(d) She says that some people don't know that improving their lives is possible.
3. What prompts Troy to tell a long story about how he saw Death in person?
(a) Troy is responding to Bono's request to hear one of Troy's stories.
(b) Troy tells Rose that before long she might be on her own.
(c) Rose tells Troy that he needs to buy some life insurance.
(d) Rose tells Troy he's going to drink himself to death.
4. Troy says that he made a hit when he met Rose, got to first base with Cory, and that Alberta makes him feel so good he could __________ (fill in the blank).
(a) Hit a ball out of the park.
(b) Hit a home run.
(c) Play in the World Series.
(d) Steal second.
5. Once Rose and Troy are alone, what does Rose say about Troy's affair?
(a) Rose says Cory will be disappointed in him.
(b) Rose says she can't believe he's having an affair with her friend.
(c) Rose says that she thought Bono had been dropping hints about the affair.
(d) Rose says she's been a good woman and a good wife to Troy.
Short Answer Questions
1. What chore is Rose doing when Troy comes out of the house?
2. At the end of Rose and Troy's conversation about Gabriel's money, where does Troy go?
3. When Troy returns from listening to the ball game and caresses Rose suggestively, what is Rose's response?
4. After Lyons and Bono leave, Cory comes home angry with his father for what?
5. As Cory runs out of the house, late for a game, what does Rose say to him?
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