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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 3, who comforts Chimene?
(a) Elvire.
(b) Leonor.
(c) The Infanta.
(d) Don Gomes.

2. The Infanta imagines what happens to Don Rodrigue, following the duel?
(a) Don Rodrigue's courage leads him to conquer kingdoms.
(b) Don Rodrigue's defeat causes him to leave the kingdom.
(c) Don Rodrigue kills himself out of guilt.
(d) Don Rodrigue is the new tutor for the King's son.

3. In Act 1, Scene 4, who metaphorically urges his sword to take revenge?
(a) The King.
(b) Don Diegue.
(c) Don Rodrigue.
(d) Don Gomes.

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

5. In Act 1, Scene 4, which character speaks in soliloquy, a solo speech heard only by the audience?
(a) Don Rodrigue.
(b) Don Sanche.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) Don Gomes.

6. In Act 2, Scene 6, what does the King do immediately, to protect the kingdom from the potential invasion?
(a) Post a small additional guard.
(b) Fortify the castle.
(c) Send Don Rodrigue to scout for information.
(d) Evacuate the castle.

7. In Act 2, Scene 6, which two characters discuss the possible invasion of the kingdom?
(a) The King and Don Sanche.
(b) The King and Don Alonse.
(c) The King and Don Gomes.
(d) The King and Don Arias.

8. At the beginning of Act 3, Scene 1, where does Don Rodrigue arrive?
(a) The Infanta's home.
(b) Chimene's home.
(c) The palace.
(d) His own home.

9. Who does the Infanta love?
(a) Don Rodrigue.
(b) Don Sanche.
(c) Don Gomes.
(d) The King.

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

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

12. Which character enters at the beginning of Act 2, Scene 5?
(a) The Infanta.
(b) Leonor.
(c) Chimene.
(d) Elvire.

13. What does the Infanta fantasize happens, following the duel?
(a) The victor is hers to love.
(b) The victor marries Chimene.
(c) The victor challenges another character to a duel.
(d) The victor is imprisoned.I

14. Who says that all the Prince needs to do to learn to be a good warrior is study his record?
(a) Don Gomes.
(b) Don Rodrigue.
(c) Don Diegue.
(d) The King.

15. Who is chosen by the King to tutor his son?
(a) Don Diegue.
(b) Don Sanche.
(c) Don Rodrigue.
(d) Don Gomes.

Short Answer Questions

1. In what way are Don Rodrigue and Don Sanche similar?

2. In Act 3, Scene 1, which character says that he deserves to die?

3. Who does Chimene love?

4. As the play opens, who is considered likely to be offered the position of tutor to the King's son?

5. What is the relationship between Don Diegue and Don Gomes?

(see the answer keys)

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