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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. What does Iago tell Othello to do when Othello decides to punish his wife for her affair?
(a) Poison her.
(b) Strangle her in their bed.
(c) Divorce her and take her dowry.
(d) Publicly disgrace her.
2. What does Roderigo feel Iago has wasted by not fulfilling his promise?
(a) His money.
(b) His health.
(c) His time.
(d) His career.
3. What are Iago and Othello discussing at the beginning of Act 4?
(a) The lost handkerchief.
(b) Desdemona's infidelity.
(c) Politics of Cyprus and Venice.
(d) The strategies of war.
4. Before Othello leaves for his errand, what does Iago tell him that his wife is good at?
(b) Endearing men to her.
5. What does Othello tell Desdemona is so special about the handkerchief he gave her?
(a) It was his grandmother's.
(b) It is a symbol of love.
(c) It has magical powers.
(d) It is from a far away land.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Othello tell Emilia to do after he has questioned her about Desdemona's affair?
2. What does Emilia tell Othello when he asks her about Desdemona's affair?
3. What does Desdemona tell Emilia that Othello is not prone to while she waits for Cassio?
4. What does Iago tell Othello to do when Cassio comes in after Othello has reacted to Iago's lie about Cassio's bragging?
5. What song does Desdemona sing while Emilia helps her get ready for bed?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Desdemona do while getting ready for bed after dinner?
2. What does Iago tell Cassio to do after Iago is done speaking with Othello at the beginning of Act 4?
3. What does Othello ask Iago to give him after he overhears Iago and Cassio talking?
4. What does Othello say he needs before believing something negative about Cassio from Iago?
5. Who are Cassio and Iago talking about while Othello thinks they are discussing Desdemona?
6. What do Othello, Lodovico, Desdemona and Emilia all do together after dinner?
7. What does Iago tell Desdemona he will do when Desdemona talks about Othello's odd and angry behavior towards her?
8. Who told Iago to kill Cassio?
9. Why does Iago stab and kill Roderigo?
10. Who does Iago try to frame for the attack on Cassio?
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