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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 15 -20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What makes Beatrice pause and tremble in this section?
(a) Giovanni approaching the plant.
(b) Her father calling her name.
(c) The plant drooping towards the ground.
(d) Giovanni frowning darkly upon her.
2. What does Giovanni think Rappaccini looks like he has never expressed?
(a) Sexual desire.
(b) His inner feelings.
(c) Warmth of heart.
(d) His deepest hated.
3. How does the author refer to Rappaccini's garden in this section?
(a) The garden of the unknown.
(b) The Eden of poisonous flowers.
(c) The Eden of Hell.
(d) The garden of hanging snakes.
4. Who meets Giovanni at the door of his lodgings?
(a) His father.
5. What does Giovanni think he can see happening to the bouquet as Beatrice walks away?
(a) It is beginning to wither.
(b) Its changing into a cactus.
(c) Its petal are illuminating the whole garden.
(d) Its flowers are changing color.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Beatrice say is the offspring of her father's science?
2. What kills the lizard?
3. Which Italian poet does the author reference in the opening of the story?
4. As far as which city does Lisabetta say Rappaccini is known?
5. What is Baglioni's first name?
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