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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the scene open?
(a) With Jay reading his father's letter.
(b) With the boys talking about their father.
(c) With the voice-over of Eddie's letter.
(d) With Bella welcoming the boys to her home.
2. What is the setting of the play?
(a) 1842, Yonkers, New York.
(b) 1942 Yonkers, New York.
(c) 1942, Yonkers, Pennsylvania.
(d) 1842, Yonkers, Pennsylvania.
3. How does the scene open?
(a) Grandma Kurnitz is arguing with Bella.
(b) Two boys, Arty and Jay, sit uncomfortably on the couch waiting for their Father, Eddie, to emerge from Grandma's bedroom.
(c) Arty and Jay are eating candy in the store.
(d) Eddie is saying goodbye to his sons.
4. Why are these dreams unrealistic?
(a) Boyfriends will get you nowhere.
(b) The people who have the dreams have no chance of attaining them.
(c) Only wealthy people can have dreams like that.
(d) No one can attain these dreams.
5. Who are Arty and Jay?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does it mean to be stealthy?
2. Whose living room is it?
3. What has happened to Eddie's wife?
4. What exists between Grandma Kurnitz and Bella?
5. What does Bella do all the time?
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