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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Goring say Mrs. Cheveley knows nothing about love?
(a) She is far too clever.
(b) She's never been in love.
(c) She's too mean.
(d) She is only in love with herself.
2. What does Mrs. Cheveley say one should never give a woman?
(a) Too much credit.
(b) Your heart.
(d) Anything she cannot wear in the evening.
3. 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.
4. With whom does Caversham agree when she says one can never believe a word Goring says?
(a) Lady Chiltern.
(b) Mrs. Cheveley.
(c) Lady Markby.
5. In Act 3, Part 1, what does Sir Robert say is the greatest thing in the world?
6. Why does Caversham visit Goring in Act 3, Part 1?
(a) To convince Goring to stay away from Mabel.
(b) To discuss Goring's career.
(c) To convince Goring to get married.
(d) To invite Goring to dinner.
7. What does Mabel tell Lady Chiltern is very unbecoming on Goring?
(a) Foul language.
8. What does Goring say makes marriage such a hopeless, one-sided institution?
(c) The moral sense of women.
9. What does Goring say is always unscrupulous?
(d) The government.
10. According to Mabel, what does a man say to a girl before he marries her and never after?
(a) Please be serious.
(b) What is your opinion?
(c) I love you.
(d) Tell me how you feel.
11. What does Sir Robert tell Lady Chiltern was her mistake after she learns his secret?
(a) To marry him.
(b) To think he was without faults.
(c) To expect him to remain a politician.
(d) To love him.
12. What reason does Goring give for never having a serious conversation after seven?
(a) Nights are for fun.
(b) It makes him talk in his sleep.
(c) He can never sleep after a serious conversation.
(d) He finds them too boring.
13. In Act 3, Part 2, what does Goring say is a dangerous thing?
(d) Too much experience.
14. Who does Mrs. Cheveley say she hates now more than ever in Act 3, Part 2?
(a) Baron Arnheim.
(b) Lady Chiltern.
(d) Sir Robert.
15. In Act 3, Part 2, when does Mrs. Cheveley say she wants Goring to promise to marry her?
(a) After Sir Robert's ruin.
(c) By week's end.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Goring reply when Caversham asks why he doesn't try to do something useful in life?
2. Why does Lord Goring prefer pluck over genius?
3. What does Lady Markby say is the greatest blow to a happy married life since Higher Education of Women was invented?
4. What good news does Goring deliver to Lady Chiltern in Act 4, Part 1?
5. What does Caversham say aren't fashionable anymore?
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