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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. 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.
2. What happens to one young woman who stands up for Joan's cause?
(a) She was burned at the stake.
(b) She was thrown in jail.
(c) She was beheaded.
(d) She was excommunicated from the Catholic Church.
3. 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 spy.
(c) That she is a witch.
(d) That she is a saint.
4. In Scene 4, the bishop holds out hope for ____________.
(a) An English victory.
(b) The salvation of Joan's soul.
(c) A decent meal and a glass of fine wine.
(d) The chance to burn Joan as a witch.
5. What has led to the ceremony at the cathedral in Scene 5?
(a) The miraculous birth of the Dauphin's first born son.
(b) Joan's visions and success convinced the Dauphin to become a Christian.
(c) The Dauphin's arranged engagement to a Spanish princess.
(d) Joan's intervention and military success.
6. In Scene 6, what is one of the reasons Joan says that she dresses in men's clothing?
(a) She prefers the comfort of men's clothing to that of women's clothing.
(b) It is the only clothing available to her.
(c) She hates dresses.
(d) It is appropriate attire for battle.
7. What did Joan alter through her military conquests?
(a) English attitudes toward women.
(b) The French landscape.
(c) The course of history for France.
(d) Church dogma.
8. What do the officials in Scene 6 discuss before Joan is brought into the courtroom?
(a) The severity of Joan's crimes.
(b) How to effectively try the girl without prejudice.
(c) Joan's crimes and what the consequences should be.
(d) What Joan's punishment should be since they already know she will confess.
9. 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) Afraid of her power.
(b) Happy for common sense.
(c) Awe for her convictions.
(d) Bored with her lectures.
10. In Scene 4, the men discussing Joan fear she is a threat to what system?
(a) The church system.
(b) The caste system.
(c) The feudal system.
(d) The military system.
11. Joan discusses ___________ with a military officer while in the cathedral.
(a) The Dauphin's ceremony.
(b) Their upcoming nuptials.
(c) The future.
(d) Their success in battle.
12. Which of the following is a reason the English label Joan a witch?
(a) Her strong sense of feminism.
(b) The Dauphin's unquestioning belief in her.
(c) Her disconcerting political views.
(d) The dedication the French army shows towards her.
13. What is Joan fixed on after the Battle of Orleans?
(a) Her plan to confront the King of England.
(b) Her plan to build her own church.
(c) Her plan to liberate Paris.
(d) Her plan to return home to her family.
14. The Dauphin goes through a ceremony in Scene 5. What is that ceremony?
(a) His wedding to a Spanish princess.
(b) The baptism of his first born son.
(c) His baptism into Christianity.
(d) He is crowned King of France.
15. In Scene 5, why does Joan want to go to Paris?
(a) To find one of her close friends.
(b) To visit La Follies Berger.
(c) To continue to spread her visionary message.
(d) To release it from the English hold.
Short Answer Questions
1. What nationality is the person leading the French army?
2. In Scene 4, Joan's individualism threatens what?
3. Who are the Englishmen who are discussing Joan in Scene 4?
4. To whom is Joan sold in Scene 6?
5. Who joins the discussion the two men in the English camp are having about Joan in Scene 4?
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