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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 3, Scene 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Cassio ask of Emilia the morning after his brawl in the street?
(a) To plead with Othello to forgive him.
(b) To find some money for him to sail back to Venice.
(c) To deliver a letter to both Othello and Desdemona.
(d) To secure him some time to talk alone with Desdemona.
2. What do Othello and Desdemona do when they meet each other in Cyprus?
(a) Kiss passionately.
(b) Blush and act embarrassed.
(c) Embrace warmly.
(d) Chide each other for scaring the other.
3. Who is awakened by the noise that Roderigo causes during the brawl in the street?
(a) The Duke's wife.
(c) The Duke.
4. After Othello sets Iago and Cassio on the watch, who does he leave with on his first night in Cyprus?
(b) A dancer.
(c) The Duke.
5. How does Cassio describe Desdemona to the Duke of Cyprus?
(a) She is too wonderful for poets to describe.
(b) She is a gold digger looking for wealth and power.
(c) She is crafty and conniving as evidenced by her elopement.
(d) She is simple and sweet.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Iago reveal his entire plan to after everyone else leaves the Duke's court in Cyprus?
2. What does Roderigo want to do after the trial is over and the marriage was declared legitimate?
3. Who is Cassio most worried about when he comes ashore in Cyprus?
4. What does Iago swear to do to Othello and Desdemona's 'fine tuned' love?
5. Who is the main figure in Act 3, Scene 1?
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