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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 news does Ursula bring Benedick and Beatrice as they are discussing traditional wooing?
2. What does Claudio ask Leonato during his wedding ceremony?
3. Who offers to help Leonato fight Claudio?
4. Where does most of Act 3, Scene 4 take place?
5. How often does Claudio promise to read the written statement declaring Hero's innocence?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who are the unexpected visitors at Leonato's house on the morning of Hero's wedding?
2. What does Claudio think Hero has died of?
3. What does Balthasar do to mourn Hero's death?
4. What does Leonato tell his unexpected visitors to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
5. What is the final order that Dogberry gives his night watch before retiring to bed?
6. What does Hero scold Margaret for on the morning of her wedding?
7. What does Beatrice tease Hero about just before she heads to the church for her wedding?
8. What does the Friar tell Hero to pretend to do as part of his plan to prove her innocence?
9. What does Dogberry tell the night watch to do if they see anything of note during the night?
10. Who is the main instigator of the plan that got the two suspects in the jail arrested?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Power and greed are two common themes in this play. Where do they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations?
Essay Topic 2
The characters in this play all have their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affects the characters around them.
Essay Topic 3
What are some of the forms of foreshadowing used in this play, and how do those moments affect the course of the plot?
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