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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 got rid of Oroonoko's wife?
(a) His father.
(b) His sister.
(c) His mother.
(d) His brother.
2. Whom do we learn owns several plantations in Act I, Scene I?
(b) Widow Lackitt.
3. What relationship are Lucy and Welldon pretending to have in the first scene of the play?
4. Who is Daniel?
(a) Lucy's brother.
(b) The widow's son.
(c) Welldon's brother.
(d) Stanmore's son.
5. What does the widow force Daniel to do in Act II, Scene I?
(a) Hug Lucy.
(b) Hug Welldon.
(c) Kiss Lucy.
(d) Kiss Welldon.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Oroonoko's status?
2. In Act II Scene II, who is the first speaker?
3. Who says: "...but I won't lose her so" at the end of Act II, Scene III?
4. Whom does the widow first suggest that Lucy marry?
5. What is the true identity of the governor's mistress?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Act I, Scene I, what does Stanmore offer to Welldon and why?
2. What does Blanford try to assure Oroonoko of in Act II, Scene II?
3. Take the following line: "Were not you an ill-natur'd thing to boggle at a Promise? I cou'd break twenty for you" in Act II, Scene I. Who is speaking and to whom? What is it in reference to and what do these words tell us about the speaker?
4. For what purpose has the governor sent Stanmore to summon Blanford and Oroonoko?
5. In Act I, Scene II, what is Widow Lackitt complaining of, to whom, and why?
6. Describe the Captain's character in Act I, Scene II.
7. Describe the interaction and relationship between the governor and his mistress at the beginning of Act II, Scene III.
8. Why does Oroonoko tell Blanford he is unhappy?
9. Describe Daniel's character.
10. After the reunion of Oroonoko and Imoinda, what does the governor comment and what does this comment foreshadow?
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