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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How old does Carol say she is?
(a) Thirty-five.
(b) Thirty-six.
(c) Twenty-five.
(d) Twenty-nine.

2. Where does Beulah say that the ice box is located?
(a) The alcove.
(b) The confectionery.
(c) Upstairs.
(d) Out back.

3. Who does Beulah say Lady's heart was broken by?
(a) The Richards boy.
(b) The Donalson boy.
(c) The Cutrere boy.
(d) The Smithson's boy.

4. Where is the play set?
(a) A dry-goods store.
(b) A morgue.
(c) A cemetery.
(d) A florist's shop.

5. Who was the leader of the Mystic Crew?
(a) Dog.
(b) Val.
(c) Jabe.
(d) Sheriff Talbott.

6. What does Dolly say about Jabe's appearance after he goes upstairs?
(a) He's pale as a ghost.
(b) He's yellow as butter.
(c) He's got blue circles around his eyes.
(d) He's green with gout.

7. Where does Carol say you go after jooking on a clear night?
(a) To her house.
(b) Memorial Drive.
(c) Cypress Hill.
(d) To the vineyard.

8. Who would Lady slip off with in the wine garden?
(a) Jabe.
(b) Val.
(c) Sheriff Talbott.
(d) David Cutrere.

9. Who does Val say killed Jessie Smith?
(a) Jack Ross.
(b) Jack Daniels.
(c) Jim Beam.
(d) Jim Crow.

10. Who does Beulah say burned down the wine garden?
(a) The Everly sisters.
(b) The Wop.
(c) The Sheriff's son.
(d) The Mystic Crew.

11. Where did Vee let Val sleep the night before in Act 1 Scene 1?
(a) The church.
(b) Her couch.
(c) Her car.
(d) The lockup.

12. What did the people of the town call Lady's father?
(a) The Wop.
(b) The Piano Singer.
(c) The Monkey.
(d) The Charm Man.

13. Where does Carol get money for the pay phone?
(a) The window.
(b) The cash box.
(c) The safe.
(d) Her purse.

14. What does Carol ask Val to take a look at?
(a) Her car.
(b) Her eyes.
(c) Her shoes.
(d) Her dress.

15. What does Val offer to Lady in Act 1 Scene 2?
(a) His jacket.
(b) Money.
(c) His ring.
(d) His guitar.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did Carol meet Val before?

2. What was "the mistake" Lady's father made that caused the vineyard to be burned?

3. Who does Dolly speak to in the Prologue?

4. What does Jabe complain about being moved in the store?

5. What does Carol tell the pharmacist to bring over?

(see the answer keys)

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