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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of actions does Dunois say the attempts for Paris are?
(a) Reckless and unnecessary.
(b) Frightening and specious.
(c) Bold and courageous.
(d) Cruel and disparaging.
2. The Dauphin goes through a ceremony in Scene 5. What is that ceremony?
(a) He is crowned King of France.
(b) His wedding to a Spanish princess.
(c) His baptism into Christianity.
(d) The baptism of his first born son.
3. In Scene 4, the bishop is concerned about Joan's ___________.
(a) Amazing fighting abilities.
(b) Individualistic views.
(c) Influence on the French citizens.
(d) Supernatural powers.
4. In Scene 6, what occurs before Joan is brought into the courtroom?
(a) The courtroom fills with spectators.
(b) Joan is whipped and dressed in rags.
(c) Joan's supposed crimes are announced to the assemblage.
(d) The noblemen and church officials debate.
5. What do the officials in Scene 6 discuss before Joan is brought into the courtroom?
(a) What Joan's punishment should be since they already know she will confess.
(b) Joan's crimes and what the consequences should be.
(c) The severity of Joan's crimes.
(d) How to effectively try the girl without prejudice.
6. What is one of the crimes Joan is to be tried for in Scene 6?
7. What is Joan's suggestion to the king and his advisers in Scene 5?
(a) That they continue in war.
(b) That they trust her in all matters of state.
(c) That they make her queen.
(d) That they ally with Italy in a war against England.
8. Why do the nobleman and the chaplain believe that Joan should be burned?
(a) For what they consider her supernatural powers.
(b) For no reason at all.
(c) For her outright displays of disrespect to the English.
(d) For what they consider treason.
9. Which of the following is a reason the English label Joan a witch?
(a) The dedication the French army shows towards her.
(b) Her disconcerting political views.
(c) Her strong sense of feminism.
(d) The Dauphin's unquestioning belief in her.
10. What has happened to Joan in the beginning of Scene 6?
(a) She has been taken to jail.
(b) She has been wounded.
(c) She has been bought.
(d) She has gone home.
11. Two members of the English army camp are discussing Joan. What do they think she is?
(a) A demon.
(b) A witch.
(c) A saint.
(d) A con artist.
12. Where is Joan imprisoned?
(a) In an oubliette.
(b) Buckingham palace.
(c) The Rouen castle.
(d) In a crude jail outside of Paris.
13. Joan is single-minded about ____________ once she has been successful at the Battle of Orleans.
(a) Her eagerness to get home.
(b) Her relationship with God.
(c) Her pursuit of war.
(d) Her purpose in life.
14. How does Joan react to her colleagues' lack of enthusiasm for her plan to go to Paris in Scene 5?
(a) She agrees with them.
(b) She takes what they say into consideration and decides to go home.
(c) She ignores their admonitions.
(d) She takes what they say into consideration and decides to seek battle elsewhere.
15. Who warns Joan that she is perilously close to a sin in her eagerness to continue battling?
(a) The Archbishop.
(b) The Pope.
(c) The Dauphin.
(d) The priest at Rheims.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Joan fixed on after the Battle of Orleans?
2. What do the church officials want Joan to admit to in Scene 6?
3. In Scene 4, Joan's individualism threatens what?
4. Joan discusses ___________ with a military officer while in the cathedral.
5. In Scene 6, what is one of the crimes Joan is to be tried for?
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