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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 is Tess's school project?
(a) A series of essays on revolutionaries.
(b) A science fair experiment.
(c) A biography of a famous feminist.
(d) A biography of her mother's early years.
2. What does Merv arrive at the door with?
(a) A delivery.
(b) A birthday cake for the party.
(c) Shopping bags.
(d) Gorgeous, the unseen sister.
3. What childhood game do Pfeni and Sara play?
(b) Marco Polo.
(c) A clapping game.
(d) Hide 'n' Seek.
4. How do the main players in this scene go into dinner at the conclusion of Act 1, Scene 3?
(c) In silence.
(d) Carrying candles.
5. Why is Sara critical of Pfeni's career?
(a) Sara does not believe women should have careers.
(b) Sara says Pfeni is not as successful as she should be.
(c) Sara believes Pfeni should have gone into medicine.
(d) Sara feels Pfeni is involved in too many scandals.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Gorgeous search for at the close of Act 1, Scene 2?
2. What does Geoffrey suddenly remember before he exits Act 1, Scene 2?
3. How do Merv and Geoffrey know each other?
4. What does Geoffrey say about his relationship with Pfeni?
5. What does Gorgeous do for a living?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Sara act toward Merv in Act 1, Scene 2?
2. What is Sara's opinion of Geoffrey and Pfeni's relationship, and how is this revealed?
3. What might be said about the relationships between mothers and daughters in Act 1, Scene 1?
4. What does Sara believe men's perceptions of her are, and how does Merv seem to perceive her?
5. How does Sara appear to deal with her feelings?
6. What is represented by Pfeni's traveling with shopping bags and how is this indicated in Act 1, Scene 1?
7. What can be discerned about the sisters' father?
8. How does Sara appear to feel about her past?
9. What is represented by Sara's rejection of the statue of Shiva?
10. What is the Concert of Europe?
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