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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 are the two people who have betrayed Oroonoko in Act IV, Scene II?
(a) Aboan and Hottman.
(b) Captain and Governor.
(c) Governor and Blanford.
(d) Hottman and Governor.
2. After Blanford leaves in Act III, Scene II, what does Aboan caution Oroonoko?
(a) To trust everyone.
(b) To trust only Aboan.
(c) To trust no one but himself.
(d) To trust only Blanford.
3. Whom does Oroonoko kill near the beginning of Act IV Scene II?
4. For what purpose has Blanford brought Aboan to Oroonoko?
(a) To be his companion.
(b) To be his slave.
(c) To be his right-hand man.
(d) To be his servant.
5. To whom is the line "You are a Slave your self, and to command, Is now anothers right" being spoken to in Act III, Scene II?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Oroonoko stop Aboan from doing in Act III, Scene IV?
2. What does the line "I am afraid You'll find it difficult, and dangerous" refer to in Act III, Scene IV?
3. What is Blanford's reaction to the governor's actions at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
4. What argument finally convinced Oroonoko to drop his sword at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
5. Why does Oroonoko say Imoinda has made him a coward?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Widow Lackitt give to Welldon in Act IV, Scene I and why? What does Welldon plan to do with this?
2. Describe the character Aboan in Act III.
3. In Act III, Scene III, what does Welldon suggest he do so that he and Widow Lackitt may get married?
4. What nickname does Welldon suggest Mrs.Lackitt call him and how is this ironic?
5. What does Welldon give Stanmore at the end of Act IV, Scene I, what do they talk about and what is Stanmore's reaction?
6. How might Act III be considered the climax of the play?
7. What is Aboan's most convincing argument which finally gets Oroonoko to join his plans of revolt?
8. Why does Oroonoko not initially want to join the slave revolt in Act III Scene II?
9. How does Jack feel about his role in the situation between himself and Mrs.Lackitt in Act IV?
10. What is the lesson behind the captain's death and did we know it was coming?
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