Galileo Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Scenes I - II.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who does Andrea tell his mother had "worked out" that the Earth went around the sun?
(a) Plato.
(b) Galileo.
(c) Aristotle.
(d) Kippernicus.

2. What object does Andrea tell Galileo not to use because "You can prove anything with them"?
(a) An orange.
(b) A ball of yarn.
(c) An apple.
(d) A pear.

3. What does Sarti hand to Galileo while he was telling her about the new discoveries in science?
(a) A letter of recommendation.
(b) A bill from the milkman.
(c) A letter of interest in Galileo's work.
(d) A bill from the bookstore.

4. How old is Galileo's daughter, Virginia, in Scene II?
(a) 12 years old.
(b) 17 years old.
(c) 15 years old.
(d) 11 years old.

5. What does Galileo say he bought instead of paying the milkman?
(a) Books.
(b) Pamphlets.
(c) Records.
(d) Charts.

Short Answer Questions

1. How many globes surround the center stone?

2. What year is it in the opening of the play?

3. What does Galileo use to represent the Earth when explaining the rotation of the Earth to Andrea?

4. After finding out about Ludovico's interests, how much does Galileo say he is going to charge him for private tuition?

5. How old is Andrea in Scene I?

(see the answer key)

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