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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 Don Pedro tell Leonato at the beginning of Act 5?
2. What do Benedick and Beatrice discuss when Beatrice enters the scene after Benedick's soliloquy?
3. Who is the person willing to pay Borachio for his part in the plot to dishonor Hero?
4. What does the constable tell the night watch to do if they must sleep?
5. Who wakes up Beatrice on the morning of Hero's wedding?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Benedick do with the help of Margaret to try and show his love for Beatrice?
2. What does Leonato think Claudio means when he first says he does not want to marry Hero during the wedding?
3. Why does Beatrice say that she and Benedick cannot use the traditional form of wooing?
4. What does Claudio promise to do to make recompense for his terrible mistake about Hero's innocence?
5. Who are the unexpected visitors at Leonato's house on the morning of Hero's wedding?
6. Who is the main instigator of the plan that got the two suspects in the jail arrested?
7. Who steps up to give witness to the scandalous statement that Claudio makes about Hero at his wedding?
8. What is the final order that Dogberry gives his night watch before retiring to bed?
9. How do Leonato's unexpected visitors feel about what Leonato asks them to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
10. What does Dogberry tell the night watch to do if they see anything of note during the night?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the forms of foreshadowing used in this play, and how do those moments affect the course of the plot?
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
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?
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