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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. Who is asked to sing a song for Hero's forgiveness?
2. Who stays with Hero to make her well after Claudio leaves the wedding ceremony?
3. Whom does Leonato ask for help when his daughter's wedding goes awry?
4. What kept Beatrice awake all night the night before Hero's wedding?
5. What do Benedick and Beatrice discuss when Beatrice enters the scene after Benedick's soliloquy?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hero say she thinks may happen during her wedding?
2. What is the final order that Dogberry gives his night watch before retiring to bed?
3. What does Leonato tell his unexpected visitors to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
4. What does Leonato think Claudio means when he first says he does not want to marry Hero during the wedding?
5. How do Leonato's unexpected visitors feel about what Leonato asks them to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
6. How does Claudio learn about Hero's innocence?
7. Who is the main instigator of the plan that got the two suspects in the jail arrested?
8. What does Claudio think Hero has died of?
9. What does Dogberry tell the night watch to do if they see anything of note during the night?
10. What does Beatrice tease Hero about just before she heads to the church for her wedding?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sacrifice is a theme that is very prevalent in this book. Who are the characters most affected by this theme, and how do they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 2
Many different characters in this play are persuaded to do things they would not do of their own accord. What are some of these instances, and how does persuasion affect the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Shame and propriety are common themes throughout this book. What are some of the instances where these themes are present, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
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