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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is wrong with the atmosphere in Oscar's apartment when the play starts?
(a) It is too cold.
(b) It is too crowded.
(c) It is too hot.
(d) There are insects everywhere.
2. When Felix is locked in a bathroom overnight, what does he do?
(a) Try to claw his way out.
(b) Clean the entire room.
(c) Spend the night sobbing.
(d) Wiote out his will on toilet paper.
3. What garbage dominates the apartment at the beginning of the play?
(a) Fast food wrappers.
(b) Napkins and paper towels.
(c) Pizza boxes.
(d) Plastic cups.
4. What major event happens to Oscar before the play starts?
(a) He wins the lottery.
(b) He gets a promotion.
(c) His wife leaves him.
(d) His brother dies.
5. What is Roy's occupation?
6. How old does Felix say he is when he is toilet trained?
(a) Five months.
(b) One year.
(c) Eight months.
(d) Two years.
7. How many times is the poker interrupted by the phone in the first scene?
8. During the first poker game, what do the players primarily talk about?
(a) Their wives.
(d) Other women.
9. Oscar says that Felix reacts badly to his divorce because Felix is:
10. What is Oscar's last name?
11. What is Felix's wife's name?
12. Why do the men gather to play poker every week?
(a) They all live in the same building.
(b) They do not know.
(c) They are friends.
(d) They have nothing else to do.
13. What does Felix finally reveal to his friends?
(a) He physically attacks his wife.
(b) He considers jumping off a roof.
(c) He gets mugged.
(d) He takes an entire bottle of pills.
14. Felix says that his divorce is hardest on who?
(a) His children.
(b) His parents.
(c) His wife.
15. What is the weather outside like at the beginning of the play?
(a) Cool and dry.
(b) Warm and breezy.
Short Answer Questions
1. Felix is described as what?
2. How does Felix drop clues that all is not right?
3. What does Oscar primarily drink?
4. What does Felix's wife quip that Felix's tombstone says?
5. Why is Roy upset with Speed in the first scene?
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