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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What smell keeps worrying Agnes in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) Smoke from the fireplace.
(b) The ocean.
(c) Gas from the lamps.
(d) Cigarette smoke.
2. Where does Agnes try to find Michael's poem on their wedding night?
(a) In the trunk.
(b) Under the bed.
(c) In the pillowcase.
(d) In his pockets.
3. What secret does Agnes tell Michael on her wedding night?
(a) That she is pregnant.
(b) That she has been married once before.
(c) That she lied to him about her age.
(d) That she has never seen a man naked before.
4. What clothing are Michael and Agnes wearing in the very beginning of the play?
(a) Michael is wearing shorts, Agnes is in a polka dot skirt.
(b) Michael is dressed casually, Agnes is in a nightgown.
(c) Michael is in a tuxedo, Agnes is in a wedding gown.
(d) Michael is wearing jeans, Agnes is in a black dress.
5. Who does Agnes say left the pillow on the bed?
(a) Agnes' mother.
(b) Michael's mother.
(c) Michael's sister.
(d) Agnes' father.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Michael claim he is kneeling before Agnes?
2. As Agnes undresses on her wedding night, she gets distracted and comments about what?
3. Why does Agnes take the side of the bed away from the door?
4. What is the time period of the play in Act 1, Scene 1?
5. Why is Agnes upset over Michael taking off her shoes?
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