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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where has Wilson been searching for Elwood Dowd?
(a) Local sporting events.
(b) Under the stairwell.
(c) The corridors of Chumley's Rest.
(d) Area bars.
2. What does Dr. William Chumley ask Wilson to do?
(a) Be careful.
(b) Lock the front door.
(c) Clear out his desk.
(d) Feed the cat.
3. Who enters with a bouquet of flowers for Ruth Kelly?
(a) Veta Simmons.
(c) Dr. William Chumley.
(d) Elwood Dowd.
4. According to the phone conversation at the beginning of this scene, who has gone missing for four hours?
(a) Mrs. Greenawalt.
(b) Dr. William Chumley.
(c) Veta Simmons.
(d) Elwood Dowd.
5. What does Veta Simmons try to get Elwood Dowd to do?
(a) Come back to the mansion looking for Harvey.
(b) Turn himself in at the police station.
(c) To run as far away as he can.
(d) Go ahead and commit her to the sanitarium.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dr. William Chumley believe?
2. Veta Simmons was extremely upset by the doctors' questions at Chumley's Rest because they all related to _______________.
3. How does Judge Gaffney feel about Elwood Dowd being locked up in the sanitarium?
4. Where does Veta Simmons tell Elwood Dowd that Harvey is located?
5. What does Myrtle Mae Simmons claim about living with her uncle?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Myrtle Mae Simmons surprised when Judge Gaffney arrives at the Dowd home?
2. What does Ruth Kelly find out when she calls Charlie's Place to verify Elwood Dowd's story?
3. Veta Simmons and Dr. William Chumley argue a great deal in this scene. What in general is the argument about?
4. What becomes clear about Elwood Dowd in this scene?
5. Which other characters do you think are starting to believe in Harvey by the end of this scene? Why do they do this?
6. What are some of the reasons Veta Simmons is visibly shaken up and disheveled-looking when she first appears in this scene?
7. How does Dr. Lyman Sanderson try to psychoanalyze Elwood Dowd's relationship with Harvey?
8. Why do you think Wilson is agitated when he finally locates Elwood Dowd back at Chumley's Rest?
9. Why does Elwood Dowd enter the sanitarium with flowers for Ruth Kelly?
10. When Elwood Dowd mentions to Ruth Kelly that he has things he needs to do, what is he referring to?
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