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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 is the widow's reaction to Welldon's statement in putting her off from marriage?
2. Why does Widow Lackitt give Welldon a gift?
(a) To show off her wealth.
(b) To show she wants to get rid of him.
(c) To show she is not negligent of him.
(d) To remind him to not be negligent of her.
3. 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) Aboan's betrayal.
(b) Hottman's betrayal.
(c) The governor's betrayal.
(d) Blanford's betrayal.
4. How does Welldon pacify the widow in Act III, Scene III?
(a) By telling her he will have his wife poisoned so that they may marry.
(b) By telling her he will personally kill his wife so that they may marry.
(c) By agreeing to marry her the next day.
(d) By disclosing her true idenity as a female to show the widow that they can never marry.
5. What does Welldon plan on using the jewels and money for that Mrs. Lackitt gave him?
(a) Dowry for Lucy's husband.
(b) A new house.
(c) To go back to London.
(d) Dowry for a husband.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom is Welldon speaking at the beginning of Act IV?
2. What does Oroonoko suspect Hottman may do in Act III, Scene IV?
3. What is the feeling in Act III, Scene II?
4. Who enters near the end of Act III, Scene III?
5. What does one slave ask Oroonoko in the beginning of Act III, Scene IV?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the tone of the beginning of Act IV, Scene II and how do you know?
2. Describe the character Hottman in Act III.
3. How does Blanford convince Oroonoko to drop his sword?
4. What is the lesson behind the captain's death and did we know it was coming?
5. What is Aboan's most convincing argument which finally gets Oroonoko to join his plans of revolt?
6. What does Aboan say that Oroonoko does not understand in Act III Scene II?
7. How might Act III be considered the climax of the play?
8. What are three examples of foreshadowing in Act III?
9. In Act III, Scene III, what does Welldon suggest he do so that he and Widow Lackitt may get married?
10. How does Jack feel about his role in the situation between himself and Mrs.Lackitt in Act IV?
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