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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the Englishmen intend to do to Joan once she is captured?
(a) Make her Queen of France.
(b) Hang her.
(c) Canonize her.
(d) Burn her.
2. In Scene 6, what does Joan risk by not submitting to the church officials' demands?
(c) Being tortured.
(d) Lifelong imprisonment.
3. In Scene 4, what are the nobleman and the chaplain bemoaning?
(a) The English army's continuing list of battles lost to the French.
(b) The lack of space in the encampment.
(c) The uncomfortable living conditions at the camp.
(d) The French spies and their ability to gain access to the English encampment.
4. What is Joan's suggestion to the king and his advisers in Scene 5?
(a) That they ally with Italy in a war against England.
(b) That they continue in war.
(c) That they trust her in all matters of state.
(d) That they make her queen.
5. What is the name of the new King of France in Scene 5?
6. What do the church officials want Joan to admit to in Scene 6?
(d) Sins against the king.
7. In Scene 6, what occurs before Joan is brought into the courtroom?
(a) Joan's supposed crimes are announced to the assemblage.
(b) The courtroom fills with spectators.
(c) The noblemen and church officials debate.
(d) Joan is whipped and dressed in rags.
8. In Scene 4, the bishop is concerned about Joan's ___________.
(a) Influence on the French citizens.
(b) Supernatural powers.
(c) Amazing fighting abilities.
(d) Individualistic views.
9. In Scene 4, Joan's individualism threatens what?
(a) The English army's hold over the French people.
(b) The church and state infrastructure.
(c) The male domination of the military.
(d) The weak bonds between the Dauphin and his advisers.
10. Joan's demeanor during the trial is what?
11. What kind of actions does Dunois say the attempts for Paris are?
(a) Cruel and disparaging.
(b) Reckless and unnecessary.
(c) Bold and courageous.
(d) Frightening and specious.
12. Why is Joan warned about sinning in Scene 5?
(a) She delineates her military successes for her audience.
(b) She continuously follows one of the French commanders.
(c) She refuses to get out of bed.
(d) She overeats at the banquet.
13. Two members of the English army camp are discussing Joan. What do they think she is?
(a) A saint.
(b) A demon.
(c) A witch.
(d) A con artist.
14. The church officials believe that Joan has committed violations against __________________.
(a) The French monarchy.
(b) The English monarchy.
(c) The Catholic religion.
(d) God and country.
15. 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) She has always wanted to be royalty.
(b) She is tired of war and wants to return home to her family.
(c) She has tasted success and is now driven to become an important person in the castle.
(d) Her passion for war outweighs her desire to return to a life of boredom.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Scene 6, what is one of the crimes Joan is to be tried for?
2. How do the new king and his advisers feel about Joan in Scene 5?
3. What happens to Joan when she refuses to admit guilt in Scene 6?
4. What sin is Joan warned about giving in to in Scene 5?
5. Joan discusses ___________ with a military officer while in the cathedral.
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