|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Theseus's future bride's name?
2. Where is the child that Titania has stolen from?
3. Who was once Oberon's mistress?
4. What has Titania stolen that has upset her husband?
5. What does Oberon want to do to punish his wife in Act 2, Scene 1?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Quince resolve Flute's worries about his assigned role in the mini-play?
2. What will happen to Hermia if she does not marry the man who Egeus has chosen for her to marry?
3. What does Oberon tell Puck to do with the love juice after seeing the conversation between Helena and Demetrius?
4. What happens when Helena wakes up Lysander after she has been abandoned by Demetrius in the wood?
5. Why is Snug's part in the mini-play going to be so easy for him to memorize?
6. What does Helena choose to do when she first hears of Hermia's plan to escape with her true love?
7. How did Titania come across the Indian changeling that she has?
8. What does Bottom do as Quince assigns all the roles in the mini-play?
9. In Act 2, Scene 1, what does Helena say causes her to fall more in love with Demetrius while she is in the wood with him?
10. In her famous line in the first scene, what does Helena say love uses when choosing matches?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Shame and propriety are common themes throughout this play. What are some of the instances where these themes are present, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
Essay Topic 2
The characters in this play all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the play and how this goal affected the characters around them.
Essay Topic 3
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
This section contains 701 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)