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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who arrives after Dan goes upstairs to bed in Act 2, Scene 5?
(a) Dr. Fine.
(b) Gabe.
(c) Henry.
(d) Diana.

2. When Henry says he'll be there for Natalie in Act 2, Scene 12, she protests, with increasing anger, that she might turn out to what?
(a) Be a failure.
(b) Betray him.
(c) Kill him.
(d) Ruin his life.

3. Who does Dr. Madden reference, stopping the conversation cold between him and Diana in Act 2, Scene 7?
(a) Dan.
(b) Natalie.
(c) Henry.
(d) Gabe.

4. What song does Diana sing to Dr. Madden in Act 2, Scene 10?
(a) "You Don't Know".
(b) "The Break".
(c) "I'm Alive".
(d) "Aftershocks".

5. What song is sung by Doctor Madden, Dan, Natalie and Diana in Act 2, Scene 4?
(a) "Better than Before".
(b) "I Miss the Mountains".
(c) "You Don't Know".
(d) "It's Gonna Be Good".

6. What does Henry claim could potentially happen, which would be perfect, in Act 2, Scene 12?
(a) The could become extremely wealthy.
(b) They could both go crazy.
(c) Natalie could become famous.
(d) They could have children.

7. What in musical theater refers to a musical number in which music, ideas and even some text are sung again some time after being sung the first time?
(a) Reprise.
(b) Octone.
(c) Chord.
(d) Ballad.

8. What slow ballad is sung by Diana and Dan in Act 2, Scene 8?
(a) "How Could I Ever Forget".
(b) "I Miss the Mountains".
(c) "You Don't Know".
(d) "Make Up Your Mind".

9. In Act 2, Scene 3, it has been how long since Natalie and Henry have talked?
(a) Two days.
(b) Several months.
(c) Several weeks.
(d) A year.

10. In Act 2, Scene 2, Natalie comments ironically on how good the treatment is - her mother's mind is "so pure / that she doesn't _____."
(a) "Know anything."
(b) "Question."
(c) "Remember."
(d) "Have fear."

11. The song sung by Natalie and Henry in Act 2, Scene 6 is a reprise of what song?
(a) "Hey #2".
(b) "I Am the One".
(c) "Hey #1".
(d) "Perfect for You".

12. What color dress does Natalie wear to the dance in Act 2, Scene 12?
(a) Blue.
(b) Red.
(c) Green.
(d) Black.

13. What happens to Natalie as Diana's body is taken into the treatment room in Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) She starts to cry.
(b) She collapses.
(c) She has a siezure.
(d) She starts bleeding.

14. In Act 2, Scene 6, an argument almost erupts between Henry and Natalie, but Henry defuses it by saying he'll come by when to take her to the dance?
(a) On Wednesday morning.
(b) The next weekend.
(c) The fifth of the month.
(d) The following night.

15. What word means to manage or influence skillfully, especially in an unfair manner?
(a) Interrogate.
(b) Manipulate.
(c) Instigate.
(d) Catapult.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Diana not remember having had in Act 2, Scene 7?

2. What refers to the original form of rock music, basically dependent on a consistently loud and strong beat?

3. In Act 2, Scene 11, Diana meets Natalie, telling her that she's going to take Natalie where?

4. What refers to a ballroom dance in triple time in which couples spin around as they progress around the room?

5. What refers to a figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to something to which it is not literally applicable in order to suggest a resemblance?

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