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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. This character states: "You're looking at the original half-life!"
2. What beverage does Beatrice prepare for Nanny?
(a) A chocolate milkshake.
(b) Coffee with cream.
(c) Hot water and honey.
(d) Whiskey and water.
3. Why did Beatrice's father want her to get married?
(a) To avoid the embarrassment of her being single and pregnant.
(b) To win a bet he had made with Nanny.
(c) To get her out of the house.
(d) To be sure that she was taken care of.
4. What substance does Nanny spill?
(a) Hot water.
(b) Nail polish remover.
(c) Plant food.
5. Beatrice makes a phone call in Act 1 to speak with the following person:
(c) Mr. Goodman.
(d) Dr. Berg.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says that Tillie and Ruth are misfits?
2. What does Beatrice hold over Nanny's head?
3. Where does Tillie go immediately after the scream is heard in Act 1?
4. Which character appears for the first time when Beatrice is reading the newspaper?
5. What special job does Ruth hold at school?
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