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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 does Hero chide Margaret for on the morning of her wedding?
2. What does the constable tell the night watch to do if they must sleep?
3. Why does the constable of Messina tell his night watch to avoid conflict with thieves?
4. What does Claudio demand of Hero during their wedding ceremony?
5. Who is the person willing to pay Borachio for his part in the plot to dishonor Hero?
Short Essay Questions
1. What question does Claudio ask Leonato during his wedding to Hero?
2. What does Leonato tell his unexpected visitors to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
3. What do the unexpected visitors to Leonato's house need from him on the morning of Hero's wedding?
4. What does Beatrice tease Hero about just before she heads to the church for her wedding?
5. What question does Dogberry ask Seacoal when choosing him for his night guard?
6. What is the final order that Dogberry gives his night watch before retiring to bed?
7. What does Benedick do with the help of Margaret to try and show his love for Beatrice?
8. Who is the main instigator of the plan that got the two suspects in the jail arrested?
9. What does Claudio think Hero has died of?
10. What does Hero scold Margaret for on the morning of her wedding?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Betrayal is a theme introduced at the very beginning of this play. How does this constant stream of betrayal affect the outcome of the plot, and which characters are most affected by it?
Essay Topic 2
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
Essay Topic 3
Security and safety are two themes touched on a number of times throughout the course of this play. What are some of these instances, and how does this affect the characters in these scenes?
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