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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In Act 2, Scene 1, Don Gomes says he can still live, even if which of the following occurs?
(a) If he is disabled in battle.
(b) If he is dishonored.
(c) If he is denied the tutoring position.
(d) If he is reduced to poverty.

2. Who does the King thank for his honesty?
(a) Don Gomes.
(b) Don Arias.
(c) Don Sanche.
(d) Don Rodrigue.

3. In Act 3, Scene 3, what does Chimene say happens to her after the death of the man she loves?
(a) She marries Don Rodrigue.
(b) She marries Don Sanche.
(c) She dies too.
(d) She is imprisoned.

4. The Infanta offers to use her authority as Princess to imprison which character?
(a) Chimene.
(b) Don Rodrigue.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) Don Gomes.

5. Who does the King imprison in the court?
(a) Don Arias.
(b) Don Rodrigue.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) Don Sanche.

6. At the end of Act 3, Scene 4, what does Chimene say when another character tries to comfort her?
(a) She says she is going to avenge her father's death herself.
(b) She says she wants to be alone.
(c) She says everything is the Infanta's fault.
(d) She says everything is Elvire's fault.

7. Who is the father of Chimene?
(a) Don Gomes.
(b) Don Sanche.
(c) Elvire.
(d) The King.

8. In Act 3, Scene 4, who tries to comfort Chimene?
(a) The Infanta.
(b) Don Rodrigue.
(c) Elvire.
(d) Don Sanche.

9. In Act 2, Scene 5, what does the Infanta confess to Leonor?
(a) That she plans to elope with Don Rodrigue.
(b) That she plans to elope with Don Diegue.
(c) That she lies to Chimene.
(d) That she lets her imagination run away with her.

10. Don Arias believes whose arrogance gets him into trouble?
(a) The King.
(b) Don Rodrigue.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) Don Gomes.

11. In Act 3, Scene 3, what does Elvire advise Chimene to do, regarding her desire for vengeance?
(a) Ask the King to forgive the man who kills Chimene's father.
(b) Leave the pursuit of justice to the King.
(c) Kill Don Sanche.
(d) Kill Don Rodrigue.

12. In Act 1, Scenes 5 and 6, which character must choose between love and honor?
(a) Don Sanche.
(b) Don Gomes.
(c) Don Rodrigue.
(d) Don Diegue.

13. Why does the King believe that an invasion may soon occur?
(a) Several ships are sighted.
(b) He receives word from Don Gomes.
(c) A distant army is sighted.
(d) A messenger brings news from the invading kingdom.

14. In Act 1, Scene 6, which character's soliloquy is in rhyming verse, rather than the play's typical blank verse?
(a) Don Rodrigue.
(b) Don Sanche.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) Don Gomes.

15. Which description best fits Elvire?
(a) In love with Don Sanche.
(b) In love with Don Rodrigue.
(c) Confidante of the Infanta.
(d) Confidante of Chimene.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Act 3, Scene 1, which characters go into hiding?

2. Who does the King ask to escort Chimene home?

3. In Act 2, Scene 2, Don Rodrigue is motivated by which emotion?

4. Which is the best description of Don Arias?

5. Why can't Chimene ask the man she loves to be merciful?

(see the answer keys)

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