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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 Liza say she doesn't want to be accused of?
2. Why is Doolittle dressed up at the end of the play?
(a) To make a speech.
(b) For his wedding.
(c) To impress Liza and Higgins.
(d) For Liza and Freddy's wedding.
3. Which best describes Liza's mood when the group first returns home from the party?
(b) Tired and brooding.
(d) Quietly triumphant.
4. What does Higgins eat while he talks of Liza's future?
(c) An apple.
(d) A pear.
5. Who says, "The secret is not having good manners or bad manners or any other particular sort of manners, but having the same manner for all human souls."
(a) Liza's father.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Pickering afraid at the party?
2. What is the difference between a lady and a flower girl?
3. How does Higgins promise to treat Liza if she comes back to him?
4. What does Mrs. Higgins say Pickering and Higgins have done wrong?
5. Why is Liza so angry with Higgins after the party?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Freddy feel about Liza and what does he want from her? How is he different from Higgins?
2. Describe Neppomuck. Who is he, and what does Higgins think of him?
3. What does Higgins conclude about the evening and about their joint project at the beginning of Act 4? What does he say that hurts Liza's feelings?
4. What does Higgins think Liza should do with her future? Does he really give it any thought?
5. How does Liza succeed in hurting Higgins in Act 4?
6. Why doesn't Higgins want Liza to fetch his slippers for him and perform other like tasks?
7. How does Higgins behave during the social visit? Explain. What does this "gentleman's" ungentlemanly behavior suggest about class differences?
8. Does Higgins really not care about Liza? How can you tell? What comments and reactions on Higgins's part show that he is growing fond of Eliza?
9. What do Neppomuck and the ambassador's wife conclude about Liza? What does it suggest about class differences and about high society that Liza is so easily able to fool everyone at the party?
10. What does Higgins mean when he says that people are really "savages"?
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