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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 Verges say once Leonato has left the scene on the morning of Hero's wedding?
2. Who does Benedick think is trying to besmirch Hero's reputation?
3. What does Claudio demand of Hero during their wedding ceremony?
4. What is Claudio planning to do at his wedding?
5. What does Hero chide Margaret for on the morning of her wedding?
Short Essay Questions
1. What question does Dogberry ask Seacoal when choosing him for his night guard?
2. What does Dogberry tell his men on the night guard to do at the alehouses?
3. What is the final order that Dogberry gives his night watch before retiring to bed?
4. How do Leonato's unexpected visitors feel about what Leonato asks them to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
5. Who are the two suspects that Dogberry and Verges must interrogate?
6. What does Leonato tell his unexpected visitors to do as he leaves to attend his daughter's wedding?
7. What does one of the arrested men call Dogberry and Verges after their interrogation is complete?
8. Who is the main instigator of the plan that got the two suspects in the jail arrested?
9. Who or what does Margaret praise on the morning of Hero's wedding?
10. What does Benedick do with the help of Margaret to try and show his love for Beatrice?
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
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 3
Despair is a theme that is placed in a number of sensitive places in this plot. What are some of these places, and what role does despair play in the story?
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