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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. Who is Agazzi's daughter?
(b) Signora Ponza.
(d) Signora Frola.
2. Who says to Signora Frola, "To tell you the truth, Signora, I did take it rather ill . . . ?"
3. Who is Laudisi related to?
4. What goes up and down between Signora Frola and her daughter by ropes?
5. Who says, "I thought she was trying to protect her son-in-law from suspicion. That seemed to be the whole aim of her visit?"
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Amalia married to?
2. Who says, "Excuse me, Signora, for wondering how it is... with your daughter here... after such a blow... that... it seems to me that survivors would need to stand together . . . ?"
3. What does Laudisi ask Sirelli to do once he's come to the center of the room to him in Act 1, Scene 2?
4. What does Signora Sirelli refer to Amalia as in Act 1, Scene 2?
5. Who has seen Ponza's wife in the village in Act 1, Scene 2?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Dina tell the women in Act 2, Scene 4 regarding Signora Frola? What have they seen?
2. How does Amalia explain the living situation of the Ponzas?
3. What does Dina liken the situation to in Act 1, Scene 1? How does Laudisi respond?
4. What does Amalia suggest about the daughter and the mother-in-law in Act 1, Scene 1? How does Laudisi reply?
5. What is Signora Frola's reason for not accepted guests in Act 1, Scene 4? What do the townspeople ask her regarding this?
6. What does Signora Sirelli say that she always is? How does Laudisi respond to her argument?
7. What does Laudisi suggest about the Prefect in Act 3?
8. What does Laudisi suggest everyone accept as the truth? Why?
9. How does communication transpire from the Ponzas' apartment? What does this lead Amalia to believe?
10. What does Ponza ask of the Prefect as a condition that he present his wife? Why?
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