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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What will Don Pedro wear to accomplish the first part of his plan?
2. What is the first question the Prince has for Leonato when they first converse?
3. Where does the surprise visitor say Claudio can find evidence of his shocking news?
4. Where will the new plan to break up Claudio and Hero take place?
5. Who is well respected for his part in the battle that ended just before the play begins?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hero say Beatrice uses to destroy every man who is interested in her?
2. What does Borachio say after the party at Leonato's house that gets Don John very excited?
3. What does Don John say his real goal in life is?
4. What does Beatrice say would make up the perfect man?
5. What does Leonato urge Beatrice to do after she asks about Benedick in the recent battle?
6. What does Conrade fear might be hurt by Don John's miserable nature?
7. What does Leonato say about Benedick when he meets Benedick in the garden?
8. How are Antonio and Leonato related?
9. Who does Antonio think intends to pursue Hero as a love interest?
10. What do Don John and his two men discuss just after the engagement of Hero and Claudio is announced?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Hero endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does she learn through these experiences?
Essay Topic 2
Choosing sides is a theme presented in this play. What are some of the examples of this theme appearing, and how does it affect the characters involved?
Essay Topic 3
Margaret is a minor character whose presence makes a big difference in the plot. How does she accomplish this? What are some ways that her presence, however brief, altered the outcome of the plot? What might happen differently if Margaret wasn't in the book at all?
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