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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. For what purpose has Blanford brought Aboan to Oroonoko?
(a) To be his servant.
(b) To be his right-hand man.
(c) To be his slave.
(d) To be his companion.
2. What does Widow Lackitt threaten to do to Lucy in Act III, Scene III?
(a) Cut off the money promised to her.
(b) Have her married to the Captain.
(c) Have her shipped back to London.
(d) Annul her marriage to Daniel.
3. What is Aboan's idea for gaining freedom from slavery?
(a) Escaping in the middle of the night.
(b) Making their slave masters unconscious then running away.
(c) Killing the slave masters.
4. Who has a soliloquy in Act IV, Scene I?
(d) Mrs. Lackitt.
5. For what cause does Oroonoko declare he will join Aboan's plans to revolt?
(a) Love and Loyalty.
(b) Friendship and Liberty.
(c) Love and Liberty.
(d) Loyalty and Friendship.
6. How is Welldon rescued from having to sleep with the widow?
(a) Stanmore says he will take care of her.
(b) Stanmore says the Captain will be over to handle her.
(c) Stanmore says the governor is willing to marry her.
(d) Stanmore says Jack will be over to handle her.
7. What does Aboan suggest they do to Hottman in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) Ignore him.
(b) Embrace him.
(c) Keep an eye on him.
(d) Kill him.
8. Oroonoko says "I must Capitulate?" in Act IV, Scene II. What does "capitulate" mean?
9. What does the line "I am afraid You'll find it difficult, and dangerous" refer to in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) Hottman's plan.
(b) Oroonoko's plan.
(c) Aboan's plan.
(d) Blanford's plan.
10. What does Aboan mean by the line: "...I see Love has your Heart, and takes up all your thoughts" in Act III, Scene II?
(a) That Imoinda is not thinking clearly and is blinded by love.
(b) That Oroonoko's not thinking clearly and is blinded by love.
(c) That Oroonoko has never thought more clearly because of love.
(d) That Imoinda has never thought more clearly because of love.
11. When Oroonoko says "This Fellow is not right, I'll try him further," what does he mean in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) He will try to convince Aboan of his plan.
(b) He will try to convince the slaves of his plan.
(c) He will try to kill Hottman.
(d) He will try to convince Hottman of his plan.
12. What does Welldon request of Stanmore near the end of Act IV, Scene I?
(a) To care for Oroonoko if something happens to him.
(b) To care for Lucy if something happens to him.
(c) To care for Mrs. Lackitt if something happens to him.
(d) To care for his cousin if something happens to him.
13. Who is now married to Widow Lackitt in Act IV?
14. What argument finally convinced Oroonoko to drop his sword at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
(a) That he is a husband.
(b) That he is a father.
(c) That he is about to be a father.
(d) That he is a prince.
15. To whom does Welldon give his jewels and money for safekeeping?
(c) Widow Lackitt.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Oroonoko stop Aboan from harming Hottman near the end of Act III, Scene IV?
2. Why have Oroonoko and the slaves gathered in Act III, Scene IV?
3. Which slave says that he belonged to Oroonoko?
4. Who are the two people who have betrayed Oroonoko in Act IV, Scene II?
5. What does Lucy call Daniel?
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