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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Goring, life can't be understood and lived without what?
2. Why doesn't Goring like the name Laura?
(a) Because it's an ugly name.
(b) Because it's Mrs. Cheveley's first name and he used to adore it.
(c) Because it is his mother's name.
(d) Because he can never spell it correctly.
3. With whom does Caversham agree when she says one can never believe a word Goring says?
(a) Lady Chiltern.
(c) Lady Markby.
(d) Mrs. Cheveley.
4. What does Mrs. Cheveley say modern women don't understand?
(a) Good manners.
(b) The value of education.
(c) Their husbands.
5. Why does Lady Chiltern write a letter to Goring?
(a) She is in love with him.
(b) She is too shy to talk to him.
(c) She is planning to leave Sir Robert and needs his help.
(d) She needs to meet with him.
6. What does Goring say only dull people ever get into?
(b) Caversham's circle of friends.
(c) The upper crust.
(d) The House of Commons.
7. Why doesn't Goring like to know what people are saying behind his back?
(a) They're all fools anyway.
(b) It makes him too conceited.
(c) It hurts his feelings.
(d) He gets angry.
8. What does Mabel tell Lady Chiltern is very unbecoming on Goring?
(d) Foul language.
9. When Sir Robert leaves Goring's, whom does Goring think Sir Robert was talking about?
(b) Lady Markby.
(c) Mrs. Cheveley.
(d) Lady Chiltern.
10. Who does Goring say Mrs. Cheveley stole the brooch from?
(a) Lady Berkshire.
(c) Lady Chiltern.
11. According to Mrs. Cheveley, to whom does a woman owe her first duty in life?
(a) Her husband.
(c) Her dressmaker.
(d) Her friends.
12. When does Act 4 take place?
(a) Immediately after Mrs. Cheveley leaves Goring's.
(b) The evening of Mrs. Cheveley's visit to Goring's.
(c) The morning after Act 3.
(d) Two weeks later.
13. In Act 3, Part 1, what does Sir Robert say is the greatest thing in the world?
14. To whom does Goring say "Fashion is what one wears oneself. What is unfashionable is what other people wear"?
(b) Sir Robert.
(c) Mrs. Cheveley.
15. What does Mrs. Cheveley reveal to Goring as she leaves his house?
(a) She has Lady Chiltern's letter to Goring.
(b) She never loved him.
(c) She is still married to Baron Arnheim.
(d) She still has Sir Robert's letter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to alert Sir Robert to the presence of someone in the next room when he is at Goring's?
2. Who does Mrs. Cheveley say she hates now more than ever in Act 3, Part 2?
3. Who does Mrs. Cheveley say talks more and says less than anybody she's ever met?
4. Why does Lord Goring prefer pluck over genius?
5. What does Caversham say aren't fashionable anymore?
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