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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. Oroonoko says "I must Capitulate?" in Act IV, Scene II. What does "capitulate" mean?
2. At the beginning of Act III, Scene III, what does the widow insist of Welldon?
(a) That Welldon find Jack so she may marry him.
(b) That Welldon sign their business contract.
(c) That Daniel and Lucy marry immediately.
(d) That they marry immediately.
3. Who has a soliloquy in Act IV, Scene I?
(b) Mrs. Lackitt.
4. Which of the following people do not know of the trick Welldon is playing on the widow?
5. Who are the two people who have betrayed Oroonoko in Act IV, Scene II?
(a) Governor and Blanford.
(b) Aboan and Hottman.
(c) Captain and Governor.
(d) Hottman and Governor.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Imoinda request that Oroonoko kill her in Act III, Scene II?
2. To whom is Welldon speaking at the beginning of Act IV?
3. To whom does Welldon give his jewels and money for safekeeping?
4. 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?
5. What does Aboan mean by the line: "...I see Love has your Heart, and takes up all your thoughts" in Act III, Scene II?
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. What is Aboan's most convincing argument which finally gets Oroonoko to join his plans of revolt?
3. How does Jack feel about his role in the situation between himself and Mrs.Lackitt in Act IV?
4. What does Aboan say that Oroonoko does not understand in Act III Scene II?
5. What is the situation between Daniel and Lucy in Act IV, Scene I?
6. What happens at the end of Act IV, Scene II?
7. What does Aboan caution Oroonoko in Scene II, Act III and what does he fear has happened to Oroonoko?
8. In Act IV, what is the situation between Welldon, Jack and Mrs. Lackitt?
9. How does Blanford convince Oroonoko to drop his sword?
10. How might Act III be considered the climax of the play?
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