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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. How does Pfeni exit Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) She gets upset and leaves the room sobbing.
(b) She is carried off by Geoffrey.
(c) She gathers her shopping bags and leaves in a huff.
(d) She hears Tess calling her and runs in the direction of her voice.
2. Who arrives during the Sabbath ceremony?
(b) The delegation.
(c) A rabbi.
(d) Tom and Tess.
3. What do Geoffrey and Pfeni wear when they enter Act 1, Scene 3?
(a) Formal wear.
(b) Lounging pajamas.
(c) Disco outfits.
4. What delegation is Geoffrey expecting?
(a) A delegation of American theater owners.
(b) A delegation of homeless people.
(c) A delegation of foreign dignitaries.
(d) A delegation of revolutionaries.
5. What does Gorgeous search for at the close of Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) Dessert plates.
(c) Champagne glasses.
(d) A cake cutter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Nick's reaction to the global situation?
2. What does Merv do as a profession?
3. What did Sara's surgery prevent her from doing?
4. Where was Merv prior to arriving at Sara's house in Act 1, Scene 2?
5. What does Geoffrey say about his relationship with Pfeni?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the character of Merv.
2. How does Sara act toward Merv in Act 1, Scene 2?
3. In Act 1, Scene 3, what can be inferred from Sara's participation--or lack thereof--in the political discussions that occur?
4. What might be said about the relationships between mothers and daughters in Act 1, Scene 1?
5. What is learned about the unseen mother of the three sisters in Act 1, Scene 2?
6. What is Sara's opinion of Geoffrey and Pfeni's relationship, and how is this revealed?
7. How does Merv appear to feel about his Jewishness?
8. Why might Tess being doing her school project at the opening of Act 1, Scene 1?
9. What is represented by Sara's rejection of the statue of Shiva?
10. What might be inferred about the play or the people in it from the performance from The Scarlet Pimpernel?
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