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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 Laudisi say to do with "what other people see and touch even if it's the opposite of what you see and touch?"
(a) Put down.
2. What happens when the mother-in-law pulls the rope?
(a) Bells ring.
(b) Ponza appears.
(c) Sirelli appears.
(d) The Butler leads her inside.
3. Who arrives in Act 1, Scene 5 after Signora Frola exits?
(a) Signora Ponza.
4. What is notable about the courtyard at the building where Ponza lives?
(a) It is filled with peaches.
(b) It is beautiful.
(c) It is vast.
(d) It is dark.
5. What goes up and down between Signora Frola and her daughter by ropes?
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Ponza come to visit Signora Frola?
2. Where is the village the Ponzas are from?
3. Who is above Ponza at his office?
4. Who does Signor Sirelli say Ponza keeps under lock and key?
5. Who says to Signora Frola, "To tell you the truth, Signora, I did take it rather ill . . . ?"
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Laudisi suggest about the mother-in-law and Ponza in Act 1, Scene 1? How do the women respond?
2. What does Laudisi do alone in the room after the others have left in Act 2?
3. How does Signora Frola explain her daughter's behavior in Act 1, Scene 4?
4. How does Signora Frola respond to Sirelli's comment that it is Ponza who bars her from seeing her daughter in Act 1, Scene 4?
5. What about the documents makes them unreliable?
6. What do the documents prove in Act 3, Scene 2?
7. What does Signora Frola say when she enters in Act 3? Why does she feel this way?
8. What does the Prefect say to Ponza in Act 3, Scene 5?
9. Why does Signora Sirelli tell Amalia they've come in Act 1, Scene 2? What does Amalia tell them?
10. How does communication transpire from the Ponzas' apartment? What does this lead Amalia to believe?
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