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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 2, Prologue.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As Tevye sits and talks to God after Tzeitel and Motel are married, what does he request?
(a) A grandchild.
(b) A sewing machine for Motel.
(c) A wife for Lazar.
(d) Peace in their village.
2. After Yussel steps into Motel's shop to congratulate him and is asked a question by Motel, what does Yussel reply?
(a) He'll gladly lend Motel money.
(b) He has an expensive hat that Lazar Wolf ordered.
(c) He's no good at dispensing advice, particularly about women.
(d) He wants to know why Motel would be so rude to him.
3. Perchik teaches Shprintze and Bielke outside their home as they do what?
(a) Plant onions.
(b) Wash clothes.
(c) Milk cows.
(d) Peel potatoes.
4. When Avram waves a newspaper, what terrible news from another town does he announce?
(a) The Tsar arrested town leaders.
(b) Russian soldiers attacked the Jews.
(c) A flood devastated the town.
(d) All the Jews were evicted.
5. When Perchik states that girls should also learn, how does Mendel react?
(a) He laughs uncontrollably.
(b) He's shocked.
(c) He agrees.
(d) He's deeply offended.
Short Answer Questions
1. What common interest do Chava and Fyedka share?
2. At the start of Act 1, Scene 2, Tevye enters pulling a cart. He addresses God, asking what?
3. After the wedding, Tevye speaks to God and starts to say, "As the Good Book says ..." but then stops himself. What does he say right afterward?
4. How does Tzeitel react when she learns she is to wed Lazar Wolf?
5. When Golde finds Perchik teaching her younger daughters, what does she say?
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