The Importance of Being Earnest Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Cecily pay no attention to, according to Jack?
(a) Her spending
(b) Her lessons
(c) His warnings
(d) The advances of boys

2. According to Algernon, what do the lower classes lack a sense of?
(a) History
(b) Moral responsibility
(c) Respect for their betters
(d) Duty to country

3. What does Lady Bracknell describe as a "delicate exotic fruit?"
(a) Love
(b) Her daughter
(c) Ignorance
(d) Social bearing

4. In what perpetual state is Algernon, according to Jack?
(a) Lecherous
(b) Broke
(c) Hungry
(d) Gossipy

5. About how much money does "Ernest" owe the Savoy?
(a) 700 pounds
(b) 500 pounds
(c) 200 pounds
(d) 1000 pounds

Short Answer Questions

1. What service does Lady Bracknell require of Algernon on Saturday?

2. What is the only thing that allows Algernon to put up with his relatives?

3. What aspect of humanity is Jack sick of?

4. How many of the cucumber sandwiches does Algernon eat?

5. Why do servants steal more champagne in the houses of bachelors?

(see the answer key)

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