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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 does Lady Chiltern say she and Mrs. Cheveley have met before?
(a) In school.
(b) At Goring's house.
(c) At Mrs. Cheveley's wedding.
(d) At a party.
2. Why does Sir Robert think it would be useless for Goring to talk to Lady Chiltern about life?
(a) She won't believe Goring.
(b) She's not smart enough to understand.
(c) She already knows everything there is to know.
(d) Nothing could make her change her views.
3. What does Mrs. Cheveley want Sir Robert to say about the Argentine Canal project?
(a) It is unsafe.
(b) It would be a waste of money.
(c) It would be a great international value.
(d) It would improve international relations.
4. What does Sir Robert say he had the double misfortune of being born?
(a) Into a royal family.
(b) Ugly and poor.
(c) Well born and poor.
(d) Rich and stupid.
5. During the Chiltern's dinner party, what does Lady Chiltern state she didn't know about Mrs. Cheveley?
(a) That she was once poor.
(b) That she has a college education.
(c) That she is in love with Goring.
(d) That she married a second time.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Sir Robert say this century worships?
2. Who wrote the letter Mrs. Cheveley plans to blackmail Sir Robert with?
3. What does Sir Robert say that sooner or later one must do in political life?
4. In Act 1, Part 1, what is needed at the embassy to prevent the ambassador from being recalled?
5. What secret does Mrs. Cheveley know about Sir Robert?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mabel say she wants to be to Goring in their marriage?
2. Why does Sir Robert think someone has been listening in on his conversation with Goring while he's at Goring's house?
3. Why is Mabel angry with Goring in Act 4, Part 1?
4. Why is Mrs. Marchmont pleased when Goring tells her she is morbid?
5. How does Goring know that the brooch can also be worn as a bracelet?
6. What does Goring tell Lady Chiltern will happen if she allows Sir Robert to sacrifice his career?
7. Why does Goring enjoy political parties?
8. Why is Mabel upset when she joins a conversation with Goring and other party guests and finds they are talking about Mrs. Cheveley?
9. When Goring comments that Mrs. Cheveley is just as willful as she used to be, why does Mrs. Cheveley say she has actually improved?
10. What reason does Mrs. Marchmont give for hating being educated?
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