|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Ponza stand there waiting for Amalia to do, according to them in Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) Take a drive.
(b) Come in.
(c) Get tea.
2. How old is Dina?
3. What blinds the mother-in-law while she's talking to her daughter?
(a) Her beauty.
(b) The sunlight.
(c) Her ignorance.
(d) Her veil.
4. What is Ponza's apartment overlooking?
(a) The orchard.
(b) The graveyard.
(c) The firefield.
(d) The church.
5. Who does Ponza never bring to Signora Frola's apartment?
(a) Her friends.
(b) Her daughter.
(c) Her sister.
(d) Her brother.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Amalia say her husband claims Ponza is lacking in Act 1, Scene 2?
2. Who says, "What a pompous attitude! Aren't people allowed to stay home and enjoy a little privacy?"
3. What does Laudisi say to the others is useless in Act 1, Scene 2?
4. Why does Amelia think that Ponza put his mother-in-law up in town?
5. Who lives in the same apartment building as Agazzi?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the Prefect say to Ponza in Act 3, Scene 5?
2. Who has refused to receive Amalia in Act 1, Scene 1? How does Amalia know about this person?
3. What does Sirelli suggest for determining the truth?
4. What does Laudisi suggest about the mother-in-law and Ponza in Act 1, Scene 1? How do the women respond?
5. What does Laudisi suggest to Dina about the door in Act 2, Scene 6? Why?
6. What about the documents makes them unreliable?
7. How does Amalia explain the living situation of the Ponzas?
8. What does Ponza overhear his mother-in-law say in the other room which upsets him in Act 2, Scene 7?
9. How does Ponza react to the Prefect's suggestion? What is the Prefect's response?
10. What does Dina say, granting that Ponza's choice of living space wasn't intentional?
This section contains 671 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)