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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Imoinda request that Oroonoko kill her in Act III, Scene II?
(a) She does not want to lie with the governor.
(b) She does not want to be with Oroonoko any longer.
(c) She does not want to be a slave any longer.
(d) She does not want her children born into slavery.
2. What is the feeling in Act III, Scene II?
3. What does Welldon plan on using the jewels and money for that Mrs. Lackitt gave him?
(a) A new house.
(b) Dowry for Lucy's husband.
(c) Dowry for a husband.
(d) To go back to London.
4. How does Welldon put off Widow Lackitt from marriage yet again in Act III, Scene III?
(a) By stating he is already married.
(b) By stating that he is in love with another woman.
(c) By stating he has another sister who must first be married.
(d) By stating he is moving back to London.
5. Who says the phrase "green Sickness" in Act IV, Scene I?
(c) Mrs. Lackitt.
6. Who says "...if you had not prevented my cutting his Throat, that Coward there had not discover'd us" in Act IV, Scene II?
7. What does Aboan suggest they do to Hottman in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) Keep an eye on him.
(b) Kill him.
(c) Embrace him.
(d) Ignore him.
8. What does Widow Lackitt want Welldon to do as she exits Act III, Scene III?
(a) Follow her to his bedroom and lie with her.
(b) Follow her to her bedroom for a chat.
(c) Follow her to the library for a chat.
(d) Follow her to her bedroom and lie with her.
9. What does Daniel say Lucy can call him?
10. What does one slave ask Oroonoko in the beginning of Act III, Scene IV?
(a) What will happen if they die?
(b) What will happen to the women and children?
(c) What is the plan?
(d) What is it like being a prince?
11. What does the governor request of Oroonoko in Scene IV, Act II?
(a) To ask for forgiveness.
(b) To yield his weapons.
(c) To fight him to the death.
(d) To yield Imoinda.
12. What does Widow Lackitt give to Welldon in Act IV, Scene I when they are alone?
(b) A hug.
(c) Money and jewels.
(d) A kiss.
13. What is the widow's reaction to Welldon's statement in putting her off from marriage?
14. Why does Blanford bring Aboan to Oroonoko?
(a) To show Oroonoko the way of slavery.
(b) To teach Aboan a lesson.
(c) To gain Aboan's trust.
(d) To gain Oroonoko's trust.
15. What argument finally convinced Oroonoko to drop his sword at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
(a) That he is a father.
(b) That he is about to be a father.
(c) That he is a prince.
(d) That he is a husband.
Short Answer Questions
1. For what cause does Oroonoko declare he will join Aboan's plans to revolt?
2. Why do the slaves fall on the ground asking for the governor's forgiveness?
3. Why does Oroonoko say Imoinda has made him a coward?
4. What is Blanford trying to convince Oroonoko to do near the end of Act IV, Scene II?
5. What does Oroonoko conclude about Hottman in Act III, Scene IV?
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