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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mrs. Cheveley say modern women don't understand?
(a) The value of education.
(b) Their husbands.
(c) Good manners.
2. Who says, "When a man has once loved a woman, he will do anything for her, except continue to love her"?
(a) Mrs. Cheveley.
(d) Lady Chiltern.
3. What happens to alert Sir Robert to the presence of someone in the next room when he is at Goring's?
(a) A chair falls over.
(b) He hears a door close.
(c) He hears laughing.
(d) Someone coughs.
4. In Act 3, Part 2, what does Goring say is a dangerous thing?
(d) Too much experience.
5. Who proposes to Mabel before Goring does so in Act 4?
(b) Tommy Trafford.
(d) Lord Devonshire.
6. Why does Mrs. Cheveley come to visit Goring at his home?
(a) To offer conditions for the return of Sir Robert's letter.
(b) To sell him Sir Robert's letter for a sum of 10,000 pounds.
(c) To beg his forgiveness.
(d) To profess her undying love.
7. What does Mrs. Cheveley reveal to Goring as she leaves his house?
(a) She still has Sir Robert's letter.
(b) She has Lady Chiltern's letter to Goring.
(c) She is still married to Baron Arnheim.
(d) She never loved him.
8. Why does Lady Chiltern write a letter to Goring?
(a) She is in love with him.
(b) She is planning to leave Sir Robert and needs his help.
(c) She needs to meet with him.
(d) She is too shy to talk to him.
9. Why does Caversham visit Goring in Act 3, Part 1?
(a) To convince Goring to get married.
(b) To convince Goring to stay away from Mabel.
(c) To discuss Goring's career.
(d) To invite Goring to dinner.
10. Who does Mrs. Cheveley say she hates now more than ever in Act 3, Part 2?
(a) Lady Chiltern.
(b) Sir Robert.
(d) Baron Arnheim.
11. What does Goring say only dull people ever get into?
(a) Caversham's circle of friends.
(b) The House of Commons.
(d) The upper crust.
12. What does Mrs. Cheveley do to keep Goring from calling the police?
(a) Runs away.
(b) Gives him Sir Robert's letter.
(c) Offers Goring money.
(d) Begs his forgiveness.
13. After Sir Robert leaves Lady Chiltern and Lord Goring in Act 2, what subject does Lady Chiltern want to discuss with Goring?
(c) Mrs. Cheveley.
(d) Sir Robert.
14. What does Goring want Lady Chiltern to do after he reads her letter?
(a) Leave her husband.
(b) Ask her husband to tell her the whole story.
(c) Confront Mrs. Cheveley.
(d) Stand by her husband.
15. Why does Goring say he didn't propose to Mabel sooner?
(a) He was afraid of being refused.
(b) He wasn't ready.
(c) He never got the chance.
(d) He didn't realize he is in love with her.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Caversham say has no common sense at all?
2. When Sir Robert leaves Goring's, whom does Goring think Sir Robert was talking about?
3. What does Mrs. Cheveley find at Goring's while she is waiting for him?
4. At the end of Act 2, what does Mrs. Cheveley tell Lady Chiltern about Sir Robert?
5. Why doesn't Mabel like geniuses?
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