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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who says: "My heart drops blood for him" in Act I, Scene II?
2. How does Welldon say he could cheat the widow?
(a) By marrying her for her money.
(b) By having Lucy marry her son.
(c) By marrying her daughter.
(d) By striking a business deal with her.
3. What is Daniel content with, regarding Lucy, near the end of Act II, Scene I?
(a) Being a husband.
(b) Marrying and sleeping with Lucy.
(c) Providing for Lucy.
(d) Kissing Lucy.
4. What story does Oroonoko relate to Blanford in Act II, Scene II?
(a) His childhood.
(b) How he was captured.
(c) HIs travels.
(d) His wife's disappearance.
5. Who says "I am quite tir'd of setting up for a Husband" in Act II, Scene I?
(d) Widow Lackitt.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Welldon say to the widow's first suggestion of a husband for Lucy?
2. To whom is the line "My heart drops blood for him" referring in Act I, Scene II?
3. For what purpose have Lucy and Welldon left their original home?
4. What does Blanford assure Oroonoko about the Governor at the beginning of Act II, Scene II?
5. What is Lucy's reaction to marriage with the Captain?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the Captain's character in Act I, Scene II.
2. What do we learn about Oroonoko's past in Act II, Scene II?
3. Describe Daniel's character.
4. In Act I, Scene I, who is disguised as a man and why?
5. What is an allusion and what allusion is made in Act I, Scene II?
6. What does Blanford try to assure Oroonoko of in Act II, Scene II?
7. For what purpose has the governor sent Stanmore to summon Blanford and Oroonoko?
8. After the reunion of Oroonoko and Imoinda, what does the governor comment and what does this comment foreshadow?
9. In Act I, Scene II, what is Widow Lackitt complaining of, to whom, and why?
10. Describe the interaction and relationship between the governor and his mistress at the beginning of Act II, Scene III.
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