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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Mrs. Malloy ask Cornelius to take her where?
(a) Central Park.
(b) Tavern on the Green.
(c) The symphony.
(d) Harmonia Gardens Restaurant.
2. What type of straw does Mrs. Malloy offer Cornelius?
3. "Marriage is a bribe designed to make a housekeeper think she's..." what?
(a) "A queen."
(b) "A homemaker."
(d) "Worth her wage."
4. How much money does Cornelius have in Mr. Vandergelder's safe?
5. According to Mrs. Malloy, marriage offers excellent _______.
6. In what city does Act 2 take place?
(c) Los Angeles.
(d) New York.
7. Mrs. Levi claims she will get what out of helping Ambrose and Ermengarde?
(a) Vicarious romance.
(b) Revenge on Mr. Vandergelder.
(c) Profit and pleasure.
(d) A tip from Mr. Vandergelder.
8. How long has Cornelius worked for Mr. Vandergelder?
(a) Ten years.
(b) Six months.
(c) Five years.
(d) Three years.
9. What does Mrs. Levi reveal to Ambrose?
(a) Mr. Vandergelder is dying.
(b) Ermengarde has no money.
(c) Mr. Vandergelder plans to marry.
(d) Ermengarde sees other men.
10. How many entrance doorways are there in Act 2?
11. In Act 1, what does Ambrose ask Ermengarde to do?
(a) Steal heirlooms.
(b) Speak ill of her family.
(d) Have his children.
12. In Act 1, who shaves Mr. Vandergelder?
(b) Joe Scanlon.
(c) Ambrose Kemper.
13. How does Mrs. Levi predict Mr. Vandergelder's life path?
(a) Reading his fortune.
(b) Reviewing his net worth.
(c) Judging his physique.
(d) Reading his palm.
14. What type of men does Mrs. Malloy always encounter?
(b) Wheat merchants.
(c) Husband material.
(d) Feather merchants.
15. Whom does Mr. Vandergelder reveal he will propose to?
(a) His first true love.
(c) Mrs. Molloy.
(d) Mrs. Levi.
Short Answer Questions
1. At the opening of the play, what do Ambrose and Mr. Vandergelder fight about?
2. According to Mrs. Malloy, ribbons will be worn how?
3. Mr. Vandergelder enters Act 2 with whom?
4. In Act 2, what sound is made when a door opens?
5. In Act 1, how does Joe call Cornelius?
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