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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which slave says that he belonged to Oroonoko?
(b) Slave One.
2. What does the line "...if you had not prevented my cutting his Throat, that Coward there had not discover'd us" refer to in Act IV, Scene II?
(a) Blanford's betrayal.
(b) Hottman's betrayal.
(c) Aboan's betrayal.
(d) The governor's betrayal.
3. What is Blanford's reaction to the governor's actions at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
4. After Blanford leaves in Act III, Scene II, what does Aboan caution Oroonoko?
(a) To trust only Aboan.
(b) To trust everyone.
(c) To trust only Blanford.
(d) To trust no one but himself.
5. What does Welldon request of Stanmore near the end of Act IV, Scene I?
(a) To care for Lucy if something happens to him.
(b) To care for Mrs. Lackitt if something happens to him.
(c) To care for his cousin if something happens to him.
(d) To care for Oroonoko if something happens to him.
6. Which of the following people do not know of the trick Welldon is playing on the widow?
7. What does Lucy tell Welldon that she has heard about the slaves?
(a) That there is a prince amongst them.
(b) That they are escaping.
(c) That there is a disturbance.
(d) That they are having a celebration.
8. How does Welldon put off Widow Lackitt from marriage yet again in Act III, Scene III?
(a) By stating he is moving back to London.
(b) By stating that he is in love with another woman.
(c) By stating he is already married.
(d) By stating he has another sister who must first be married.
9. Who has a soliloquy in Act IV, Scene I?
(d) Mrs. Lackitt.
10. Why have Oroonoko and the slaves gathered in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) To pledge their loyalty to Oroonoko.
(b) To discuss their plans for freedom.
(c) To have a celebration.
(d) To plan the murder of the governor.
11. What does Oroonoko stop Aboan from doing in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) Slitting Hottman's throat.
(b) Punching Hottman.
(c) Kicking Hottman.
(d) Stabbing Hottman.
12. Why does Oroonoko stop Aboan from harming Hottman near the end of Act III, Scene IV?
(a) He does not want Aboan to become a murderer.
(b) It could ruin the plan.
(c) It would be too mean.
(d) He needs Hottman.
13. How do the slaves view Oroonoko's plan for them in Act III, Scene IV?
(a) They agree to follow him.
(b) They think it is not thought out well.
(c) They are doubtful but will still follow him.
(d) They do not want to follow him.
14. What is Blanford trying to convince Oroonoko to do near the end of Act IV, Scene II?
15. What does Widow Lackitt give to Welldon in Act IV, Scene I when they are alone?
(a) Money and jewels.
(b) A hug.
(c) A kiss.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Aboan's idea for gaining freedom from slavery?
2. To whom is Welldon speaking at the beginning of Act IV?
3. What does one slave ask Oroonoko in the beginning of Act III, Scene IV?
4. Which word best describes Oroonoko's plan for the slaves in Act III, Scene IV?
5. Why does Oroonoko say Imoinda has made him a coward?
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