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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ian ask Cate when he begins eating breakfast in Scene 2 of "Blasted"?
(a) To stay another day.
(b) For money.
(c) To never speak to him again.
(d) For oral sex.
2. In Scene 3 of "Blasted", the soldier tells a story of raping all the women in a civilian family before doing what?
(a) Leaving them all crying.
(b) Defacating on their floor.
(c) Torturing and killing the men.
(d) Shooting them all.
3. What is Hippolytus doing while watching watching television in Scene 1 of "Phaedra's Love"?
(a) Eating tacos.
(b) Eating hamburgers.
(c) Drinking a martini.
(d) Playing chess.
4. Where does Scene 4 of "Cleansed" take place?
(a) The round room.
(b) The black room.
(c) The red room.
(d) The white room.
5. Where was "Blasted" first performed?
(a) The Apollo Theatre.
(b) Ed Sullivan Theater.
(c) The Royal Court Theatre Upstairs.
(d) Ambassador Theatre Downstairs.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ian toss onto the bed before going to the bathroom in Scene 2 of "Blasted"?
2. What does Phaedra enter with in Scene 4 of "Phaedra's Love"?
3. What does Cate tell Ian is not the end of the world in Scene 4 of "Blasted"?
4. What does Hippolytus realize Phaedra's accusation was to him in Scene 5 of "Phaedra's Love"?
5. How did Phaedra die in "Phaedra's Love"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What takes place in the opening of Scene 2 of "Blasted"? How much time elapsed from Scene 1?
2. What does Strophe do when she discovers who Phaedra is infatuated with in "Phaedra's Love"?
3. How many works are included in Sarah Kane: Complete Plays? What themes tie the works together?
4. How does the soldier describe his girlfriend's death in Scene 3 of "Blasted"?
5. What is the central theme of "Phaedra's Love"?
6. What does the public want to do to Hippolytus in Scene 5 of "Phaedra's Love"? What does Hippolytus reveal to Strophe?
7. What are Carl and Rod discussing in Scene 2 of "Cleansed"?
8. Why does Phaedra consult a doctor about Hippolytus in Scene 2 of "Phaedra's Love"?
9. What does Strophe reveal happened to Phaedra in Scene 5 of "Phaedra's Love"? How does Hippolytus respond?
10. What does Strophe tell Hippolytus when she enters in Scene 5 of "Phaedra's Love"? What is his response?
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