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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 5, Scene 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What are Iago and Roderigo discussing as the first scene opens?
(a) The status of the war.
(b) The marriage of Othello and Desdemona.
(c) Iago's wife and her treachery.
(d) The gossip of the town.
2. What song does Desdemona sing while Emilia helps her get ready for bed?
(a) Birch Forest.
3. Who does Desdemona ask to retrieve Cassio after dinner with the islanders?
(a) The Duke's messenger.
(b) The clown.
(c) A messenger.
(d) A servant.
4. What does Othello ask Desdemona when she awakens to him standing beside their bed?
(a) If she has any sins to confess.
(b) If she is feeling alright.
(c) If she has been unfaithful to him.
(d) If she still loves him.
5. Who seems to be the only man of stature and honor in the room while Brabantio is raving in the inn?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Desdemona tell Emilia that Othello is not prone to while she waits for Cassio?
2. What does Emilia tell Othello when he asks her about Desdemona's affair?
3. What is Emilia trying to convey to Desdemona as they talk while getting ready for bed?
4. What is the Duke discussing when he is first seen in the play?
5. While speaking with Iago in Act 1, Scene 2, what does Othello say he would never give up for Desdemona?
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