1. What is the setting of the play in the opening act?
2. Of the following objects, which are NOT included in the description of the setting in Act 1?
3. What kind of animal is kept in the wire cage in the front left room?
4. Who is the first character introduced in the play?
5. What is the "beautiful word" that Tillie speaks of in her opening monologue?
6. Who does Beatrice receive a phone call from in Act 1?
7. What is Beatrice wearing when she makes her entrance in Act 1?
8. How does Beatrice describe her daughter, Tillie?
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