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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whom do we learn owns several plantations in Act I, Scene I?
(d) Widow Lackitt.
2. Who is Imoinda?
(a) Oroonoko's sister.
(b) Oroonoko's wife.
(c) Oroonoko's step-mother.
(d) Oroonoko's mother.
3. With whom is the governor in love with?
(a) His slave, Clemene.
(b) Widow Lackitt.
(c) Welldon's female self.
4. Who says Oroonoko will be treated nobly?
5. What does the governor try to do to Imoinda at the beginning of Act II, Scene III?
(a) Sleep with her.
(b) Kiss her.
(c) Kill her.
(d) Hug her.
6. Who is "The Dog" that Oroonoko refers to at the beginning of Act II, Scene II?
7. Who is Welldon?
(a) Lucy's brother.
(b) Lucy's husband.
(c) Lucy's sister.
(d) Lucy's mother.
8. Who is the first character we are introduced to in the beginning of the play?
9. What story does Oroonoko relate to Blanford in Act II, Scene II?
(a) HIs travels.
(b) His childhood.
(c) How he was captured.
(d) His wife's disappearance.
10. In Act II, Scene III, who comes to attack the plantations near the end of the entertainment?
11. For what purpose have Lucy and Welldon left their original home?
(a) To capture a slave.
(b) To make a forture.
(c) To trick old women.
(d) To husband hunt.
12. Who stands and stares at Oroonoko in Act I, Scene II?
(c) The other slaves.
(d) The Planters.
13. How can Daniel's behavior in Act II, Scene I be described?
14. How does Welldon say he could cheat the widow?
(a) By having Lucy marry her son.
(b) By striking a business deal with her.
(c) By marrying her for her money.
(d) By marrying her daughter.
15. What does Blanford vow to help Oroonoko do at the beginning of Act II, Scene II?
(a) Reunite him with his wife.
(b) Send him home.
(c) Free him.
(d) Beat him.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says the following line: "So, Mrs. Lackitt, your Widowhood is waning apace?" in Act I, Scene I?
2. What is the widow's second suggestion for a husband for Lucy?
3. Why does the Lieutenant Governor summon Blanford and Oroonoko in Act II, Scene II?
4. What new name does Blanford suggest Oroonoko take?
5. How does the widow's response of "Is that all?" to the Welldon's promise to Lucy's dying father tell us about the widow in Act II, Scene I?
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