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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. While speaking with the "Little Monk" about his family's life, what animal does Galileo talk about ?
(a) A crab.
(b) A sea urchin.
(c) A oyster.
(d) A scallop.
2. What is Virginia sewing at the opening of Scene VIII?
(a) A dress.
(b) Linen napkins.
(c) A trousseau.
(d) A suit.
3. According to the person from the Grand Duke's Palace, what bell will ring when Galileo recants his teachings?
(a) The great bell of St. Mark's.
(b) The great bell of St. Michael.
(c) The great bell of St. Mercy.
(d) The great bell of St. John.
4. Where had the "Little Monk" grown up?
5. Who does Galileo tell Virginia that he was afraid of?
(a) Rector Gaffone.
(c) The Pope.
(d) The Inquisitor.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of language does the Inquisitor say that Galileo writes in?
2. What philosopher does Galileo and Andrea study in regard to objects floating?
3. What does Galileo use to make the iron needle float on the surface of water without sinking?
4. According the opening of Scene XII, where is Galileo living?
5. What does the Pope tell the Inquisitor that Galileo could not say "no" to?
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