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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Scene 6, what is one of the reasons Joan says that she dresses in men's clothing?
(a) It is appropriate attire for battle.
(b) It is the only clothing available to her.
(c) She hates dresses.
(d) She prefers the comfort of men's clothing to that of women's clothing.
2. With whom is Joan carrying on a discussion in Scene 5 while in the cathedral?
(a) The Archbishop.
(b) Robert de Baudricourt.
(d) The Dauphin.
3. What sin is Joan warned about giving in to in Scene 5?
4. To whom is Joan sold in Scene 6?
(a) The Spanish.
(b) The Catholic Church.
(c) The English.
(d) The Dauphin.
5. What do the new king and his advisers think of Joan's advice in Scene 5?
(a) They think it is an excellent idea.
(b) They think she should stay out of matters of state.
(c) They think she should pray about it and come back.
(d) They think it is dangerous.
6. In Scene 6, an additional charge is brought against Joan for what?
(a) Disrespect to royalty.
(b) Treason against England.
(c) Imitating a church official.
(d) Dressing in men's clothing.
7. What is Joan's suggestion to the king and his advisers in Scene 5?
(a) That they continue in war.
(b) That they make her queen.
(c) That they ally with Italy in a war against England.
(d) That they trust her in all matters of state.
8. What do the church officials believe their duty to Joan is?
(a) To see her banished from France.
(b) To save her soul.
(c) To save her life.
(d) To save her reputation.
9. Who joins the discussion the two men in the English camp are having about Joan in Scene 4?
(a) A French spy.
(b) A soldier.
(c) The Dauphin.
(d) A bishop.
10. What nationality is the person leading the French army?
11. In Scene 5, Joan desires to take a certain path now that she has been successful in battle. Why does she want to take that path?
(a) Her passion for war outweighs her desire to return to a life of boredom.
(b) She is tired of war and wants to return home to her family.
(c) She has always wanted to be royalty.
(d) She has tasted success and is now driven to become an important person in the castle.
12. How does Joan react to her colleagues' lack of enthusiasm for her plan to go to Paris in Scene 5?
(a) She takes what they say into consideration and decides to seek battle elsewhere.
(b) She takes what they say into consideration and decides to go home.
(c) She agrees with them.
(d) She ignores their admonitions.
13. 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?
(a) Awe for her convictions.
(b) Happy for common sense.
(c) Afraid of her power.
(d) Bored with her lectures.
14. The third man to join the discussion about Joan in Scene 4 disagrees with the first two men and their assessment of Joan. What does he believe about Joan instead?
(a) That she is a heretic.
(b) That she is a witch.
(c) That she is a spy.
(d) That she is a saint.
15. What did Joan alter through her military conquests?
(a) English attitudes toward women.
(b) The course of history for France.
(c) The French landscape.
(d) Church dogma.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is one emotion felt by Joan's colleagues when she makes her final decision about the battle in Paris?
2. Why is Joan warned about sinning in Scene 5?
3. In Scene 4, Joan's charisma and legendary exploits are perceived as a threat to ____________.
4. In Scene 6, what does Joan risk by not submitting to the church officials' demands?
5. In Scene 6, what do the church officials threaten Joan with when she refuses to recant?
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