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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom does Mr. Vandergelder propose?
2. In Act 4, what does Mr. Vandergelder tell Mrs. Levi she has?
3. What is Minnie's original order?
4. Miss Van H. tries to pamper "Ermengarde" with what?
5. For the young people, what is the only thing Miss Van H. cares about?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the Harmonia Gardens Restaurant. How does this setting add to the conflict in the play?
Essay Topic 2
Mr. Vandergelder is looking for a wife in The Matchmaker. Compare and contrast the quality of relationship the following match would give him and why, based on examples from the text.
- Mr. Vandergelder and Mrs. Malloy.
- Mr. Vandergelder and Miss Simple.
- Mr. Vandergelder and Mrs. Levi.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze Miss Van H. and her lot in life. Why is this significant to the conclusion of The Matchmaker?
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