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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. What does Blanford vow to do?
(a) Serve the Captain.
(b) Serve the Governor.
(c) Serve Welldon.
(d) Serve Oroonoko.

2. For what purpose have Lucy and Welldon left their original home?
(a) To trick old women.
(b) To capture a slave.
(c) To husband hunt.
(d) To make a forture.

3. Who stands and stares at Oroonoko in Act I, Scene II?
(a) The Planters.
(b) The other slaves.
(c) Governor.
(d) Blanford.

4. Who is the first speaker in Act I, Scene II?
(a) Blanford.
(b) Captain.
(c) Widow.
(d) Governor.

5. Who leads a successful attack against the invaders at the end of the entertainment in Act II, Scene III?
(a) Oroonoko.
(b) Blanford.
(c) Captain.
(d) Governor.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Widow Lackitt hint at the end of Act II, Scene II?

2. Why does the governor call on Imoinda in Act II, Scene III?

3. In Act II, Scene III, who comes to attack the plantations near the end of the entertainment?

4. What is Oroonoko's status?

5. Who says: "...but I won't lose her so" at the end of Act II, Scene III?

Short Essay Questions

1. At the beginning of Act I, Scene II, what are the Governor and Blanford discussing and what might this foreshadow?

2. Who speaks the line "hear you, but I can believe no more" in Act I, Scene II. What does it mean?

3. In Act I, Scene I, who is disguised as a man and why?

4. Where are the two sisters living and how is this an advantage for them?

5. Why does Oroonoko tell Blanford he is unhappy?

6. Describe the interaction between Lucy and Daniel, and Daniel's attitude towards marrying her.

7. Describe the Captain's character in Act I, Scene II.

8. In Act II, Scene I how does Welldon put Widow Lackitt off marrying him?

9. How is Widow Lackitt's interest in Welldon shown (list 5 examples) and what does it foreshadow?

10. What does Blanford try to assure Oroonoko of in Act II, Scene II?

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