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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who offers to help Lear escape the prison?
(a) Fontanelle.
(b) The Ghost.
(c) Carpenter.
(d) Bodice.

2. For whom are the soldiers looking in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) Lear.
(b) The Small Man.
(c) Susan.
(d) Thomas.

3. What character is introduced in Act 3?
(a) Susan.
(b) Thomas.
(c) John.
(d) All of the answers are true.

4. How does Fontanelle die?
(a) She is hanged.
(b) She is poisoned.
(c) She is shot.
(d) She is beheaded.

5. Who tries to convince Susan to leave with him?
(a) John.
(b) Thomas.
(c) The Ghost.
(d) Lear.

6. Who does Carpenter tell Fontanelle has been captured?
(a) Lear.
(b) Cordelia.
(c) The Ghost.
(d) Bodice.

7. What sound startles the soldiers in Act 2, Scene 5?
(a) A train.
(b) A car.
(c) Gunshots.
(d) Cannon fire.

8. Who says, "I came here when I was cold and hungry and afraid. I wasn't turned away, and I won't turn anyone away"?
(a) Thomas.
(b) Susan.
(c) Lear.
(d) The Small Man.

9. Who speaks the last lines in the play?
(a) The Farmer's Son.
(b) Lear.
(c) The Ghost.
(d) Susan.

10. Who meets Lear in the woods in Act 3?
(a) Susan and John.
(b) Bodice and Fontanelle.
(c) Susan and Carpenter.
(d) Cornelia and Carpenter.

11. Who is brought in with a rebel soldier in Act 2, Scene 5?
(a) Fontanelle.
(b) Leonice.
(c) Bodice.
(d) Cordelia.

12. What does the Junior Officer do to Lear in the last scene?
(a) Leaves him.
(b) Shoots him.
(c) Frees him.
(d) Hangs him.

13. Who does Lear ask to lead him on a journey in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) Susan.
(b) Thomas.
(c) Carpenter.
(d) Cordelia.

14. Where is the farmer's boy going?
(a) To the work camp.
(b) To join the army.
(c) To the fields.
(d) To the castle.

15. What has Cordelia ordered Lear to stop doing?
(a) Feeding the poor.
(b) Speaking publicly.
(c) Arresting soldiers.
(d) Fighting the rebels.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who says, "You have two enemies, lies and the truth. You sacrifice truth to destroy lies, and you sacrifice life to destroy death. It isn't sane"?

2. Who is Susan's husband?

3. What happened to Lear before leaving the prison cell?

4. Who tells Lear that Cordelia will come the following day in Act 3, Scene 2?

5. Who returns in Act 2, Scene 6?

(see the answer keys)

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