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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Theseus's fiance from?
(a) The Amazon.
2. What has the fighting between the Fairy King and queen caused in the mortal realm?
(b) Floods and an early change of seasons.
(c) Earthquakes and tidal waves.
(d) Plagues on the food.
3. Who does Oberon send to fetch the magic flower in Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) His fairy attendant.
4. What does the actor who thinks he would be better at Snug's role do to prove his belief?
(a) Shows his variety of laughs.
(d) Stands still holding his breath.
5. What does Theseus tell Philostrate to tell the people at the beginning of the play?
(a) To celebrate his wedding.
(b) To pay their taxes.
(c) To rejoice for the end of the war.
(d) To prepare for the winter.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Demetrius want Lysander to leave Hermia alone?
2. Where does Lysander ask Hermia to meet him if she chooses to marry him at the beginning of A Midsummer Night's Dream?
3. Who does Egeus want Hermia to marry?
4. What does the fairy queen accuse her husband of when they first meet on stage?
5. Who is in love with Demetrius?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Helena wakes up Lysander after she has been abandoned by Demetrius in the wood?
2. What does Bottom do as Quince assigns all the roles in the mini-play?
3. Where do the actors decide to hold their next rehearsal, and why do they choose that spot?
4. What does Helena choose to do when she first hears of Hermia's plan to escape with her true love?
5. What caused the magical flower to get its powers?
6. What does Oberon tell Puck to do with the love juice after seeing the conversation between Helena and Demetrius?
7. Why is Flute unhappy with his assigned role when he first hears it?
8. Why is Helena so in love with Demetrius?
9. How does Quince convince Bottom to not take the role of the Lion?
10. In her famous line in the first scene, what does Helena say love uses when choosing matches?
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