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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Joan warned about sinning in Scene 5?
(a) She continuously follows one of the French commanders.
(b) She delineates her military successes for her audience.
(c) She refuses to get out of bed.
(d) She overeats at the banquet.
2. The bishop thinks that Joan poses a threat to what?
(a) The Catholic Church.
(b) The English army.
(d) The French army.
3. Why do the nobleman and the chaplain believe that Joan should be burned?
(a) For what they consider treason.
(b) For her outright displays of disrespect to the English.
(c) For what they consider her supernatural powers.
(d) For no reason at all.
4. In Scene 6, what does Joan risk by not submitting to the church officials' demands?
(b) Lifelong imprisonment.
(d) Being tortured.
5. In Scene 4, what are the nobleman and the chaplain bemoaning?
(a) The French spies and their ability to gain access to the English encampment.
(b) The lack of space in the encampment.
(c) The uncomfortable living conditions at the camp.
(d) The English army's continuing list of battles lost to the French.
6. In Scene 5, the French advisers give Joan an example of what happened to one young girl who stood up for her cause. Where was this woman?
(a) University of Athens.
(c) University of London.
(d) University of Paris.
7. Why does the king turn down Joan's request to go to Paris in Scene 5?
(a) He wants her to go home to her family.
(b) He wants to make her queen.
(c) The state coffers are empty.
(d) He is tired of war.
8. Where is Joan imprisoned?
(a) In an oubliette.
(b) Buckingham palace.
(c) In a crude jail outside of Paris.
(d) The Rouen castle.
9. Joan is single-minded about ____________ once she has been successful at the Battle of Orleans.
(a) Her pursuit of war.
(b) Her eagerness to get home.
(c) Her purpose in life.
(d) Her relationship with God.
10. Where does the ceremony take place in Scene 5?
(a) The cathedral at Alsace.
(b) The cathedral at Rheims.
(c) The cathedral at Champagne.
(d) In the royal palace.
11. To whom is Joan sold in Scene 6?
(a) The Dauphin.
(b) The Catholic Church.
(c) The English.
(d) The Spanish.
12. What happens to Joan when she refuses to admit guilt in Scene 6?
(a) She is sentenced to be hung until she is dead.
(b) She is given an extension on her trial and sent back to jail.
(c) She is banished from France and sent to Spain.
(d) She is immediately led to the stake and burned to death.
13. What happens to one young woman who stands up for Joan's cause?
(a) She was thrown in jail.
(b) She was burned at the stake.
(c) She was beheaded.
(d) She was excommunicated from the Catholic Church.
14. What has led to the ceremony at the cathedral in Scene 5?
(a) Joan's visions and success convinced the Dauphin to become a Christian.
(b) The Dauphin's arranged engagement to a Spanish princess.
(c) The miraculous birth of the Dauphin's first born son.
(d) Joan's intervention and military success.
15. In Scene 6, what does Joan have to do for the church officials to fulfill their commitment to Joan's soul?
(a) Admit that she has committed murder in the eyes of God.
(b) Enter a nunnery.
(c) Recant her sins.
(d) Admit that she has committed treason.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year does Scene 6 open?
2. Where in the cathedral do Joan and the officer have their conversation?
3. In Scene 6, Joan gives two reasons for dressing in men's clothing. Which of these is one of those reasons?
4. In Scene 5, what is one of the emotions felt by Joan's colleagues when she makes her final decision about the battle in Paris?
5. In Scene 6, what do the church officials threaten Joan with when she refuses to recant?
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