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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 excuse does Hedda give about her former relationship with Lovborg?
(a) She claims he took complete and unsolicited advantage of her.
(b) She claims her father meant for them to be together.
(c) She claims her love for Ejlert could not be contained.
(d) She claims she was a sheltered young girl curious about the world.
2. What does Mr. Brack suggest to Hedda?
(a) He suggests she divorce Tesman and marry him.
(b) He suggests she shoot Tesman.
(c) He suggests they begin a triangular relationship.
(d) He suggests she repaint the house.
3. What prized possession was passed to Hedda from her father?
(a) His fountain pen.
(b) His money clip.
(c) His pistols.
(d) His saber.
4. Who arrives with news of Lovborg's attempted suicide?
(a) Mr. Brack.
(b) Mrs. Elvsted.
(d) Aunt Julle.
5. With what has Ejlert Lovborg recently had success?
(a) He opened a chain of grocery stores.
(b) He has written a well-received book.
(c) He composed a large concerto.
(d) He built a beautiful mansion.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long was Hedda and Jorgen's honeymoon?
2. What does Solness plan to hang from the tower of his new home?
3. Why does Hedda goad Lovborg into going to the party?
4. What object did Aunt Julle purchase to impress Hedda?
5. What does Ragnar request of Solness just before Brovik's death?
Short Essay Questions
1. What imminent threat does Tesman face now that Lovborg has a successful book?
2. Why does Hedda refrain from visiting Aunt Rina?
3. Describe Solness' relationship with Kaja?
4. Why is Ejlert unable to return Mrs. Elvsted's love sufficiently?
5. What does Mrs. Elvsted confess to Hedda?
6. Why does Hedda tell Tesman she burned the manuscript?
7. What does Hedda admit she wants control of?
8. How did Solness and Aline's children die?
9. How does Hedda initially react to the news of Lovborg's suicide?
10. What does Ragnar ask of Solness, since his father is close to death?
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