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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where is Act 2, Part 1 set?
(a) Las Vegas.
(b) The Boardwalk.
(c) Atlantic City.
(d) New York.

2. Mr. Antrobus is going to be late for dinner because he is busy developing what?
(a) Multiplication tables.
(b) Medicine.
(c) The wheel.
(d) Calculus.

3. Where does Mrs. Antrobus send the children so that she can talk to Mr. Antrobus alone?
(a) The study.
(b) Their rooms.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The playroom.

4. What was found, according to the announcement, with the inscription "From Eva to Adam"?
(a) A bracelet.
(b) A pocket watch.
(c) A locket.
(d) A wedding ring.

5. After Sabina comes in with the news that Henry has thrown a stone at a neighbor, what appears on Henry's forehead?
(a) A bright red L.
(b) A bright red C.
(c) A bright read S.
(d) A bright red M.

6. Mrs. Antrobus asks Sabina if she milked what?
(a) The mammoth.
(b) The elephant.
(c) The dinosaur.
(d) The cow.

7. Sabina won a beauty contest judged by whom?
(a) Mr. Antrobus.
(b) Homer.
(c) The society.
(d) Judge Moses.

8. As Sabina talks, what happens to parts of the set?
(a) It disappears.
(b) It moves upwards.
(c) It is darkened.
(d) It is changed to new sets.

9. Homer shares his name with a poet from what time period?
(a) Ancient Greece.
(b) Ancient Egypt.
(c) Ancient America.
(d) Ancient China.

10. When Sabina and Mrs. Antrobus argue at the beginning of the play, what sticks its head through the window and complains about the cold?
(a) The dinosaur.
(b) The dog.
(c) The mammoth.
(d) The horse.

11. When Gladys returns with Mr. Antrobus' slippers, she begs him to do what?
(a) Praise her just once.
(b) Sing to her just once.
(c) Look at her just once.
(d) Teach her something just once.

12. What does Mrs. Antrobus do when she sees the man who spread the story about Mr. Antrobus wanting to be a fish?
(a) Lose her temper.
(b) Drops her bag.
(c) Ignore him.
(d) Walk away.

13. According to the stage directions, how old is the Telegraph Boy?
(a) Sixteen.
(b) Ten.
(c) Five.
(d) Twelve.

14. Where does Mrs. Antrobus order Sabina to take Gladys to clean off her makeup?
(a) Bathroom.
(b) Backyard.
(c) Hose.
(d) Kitchen.

15. Sabina doesn't want to go outside to borrow some fire because she says it is too what?
(a) Too dangerous.
(b) Too dark.
(c) Too cold.
(d) Too sad.

Short Answer Questions

1. Mr. Antrobus was elected president of the international society of mammals. What division?

2. Where do the Antrobus' live?

3. What does Mrs. Antrobus do when she sees Henry's hair isn't covering his forehead?

4. What food does Sabina make to feed the refugees?

5. The Telegraph Boy sings a song celebrating what?

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