The Skin of Our Teeth Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Fitzpatrick says that the stand-ins are going to portray the hours of the night as portrayed by whom?
(a) Artists.
(b) Philosophers.
(c) Musicians.
(d) Poets.

2. Darkness falls, the other characters disappear, and what happens?
(a) Mr. Antrobus begins to sing.
(b) Mr. Antrobus begins to speak.
(c) Mr. Antrobus ends his speech.
(d) Mr. Antrobus does nothing.

3. As Henry goes out in Act 3, Part 2, who does he apologize to?
(a) Sabina.
(b) Gladys.
(c) Mrs. Antrobus.
(d) Mr. Antrobus.

4. When Sabina begs to be allowed onto the ship, who says she can come on board?
(a) Mrs. Antrobus.
(b) The Fortune Teller.
(c) Gladys.
(d) Mr. Antrobus.

5. The stand-ins' lines say that the power of the mind springs from what?
(a) Divine worship.
(b) Divine intervention.
(c) Divine help.
(d) Divine energy.

6. After vowing to be free with his mother and Sabina present, what does Henry try to do to Mr. Antrobus?
(a) Strangle him.
(b) Shoot him.
(c) Tackle him.
(d) Hit him.

7. Who tells Gladys and Mrs. Antrobus that the war is over?
(a) A passerby.
(b) Mr. Antrobus.
(c) Sabina.
(d) Henry.

8. Who does Mr. Antrobus accuse of giving Gladys the stockings?
(a) The Fortune Teller.
(b) Mrs. Antrobus.
(c) Sabina.
(d) A whale.

9. What is Mr. Antrobus wearing when he appears in Act 3, Part 2?
(a) A long overcoat.
(b) A uniform.
(c) A navy blue suit.
(d) A fur jacket.

10. What has happened to Gladys from the end of Act 2 to the beginning of Act 3?
(a) She has been wounded.
(b) She has become unable to walk.
(c) She has become an inventor.
(d) She has had a baby.

11. Mrs. Antrobus says that she married Mr. Antrobus for what reason?
(a) Love.
(b) Money.
(c) The children.
(d) A promise.

12. When the Fortune Teller looks over the water at the Antrobus' and their ship, she says what?
(a) Think it over! A new world to make!
(b) Think it over! New laws to abide by.
(c) Think it over! Good over evil!
(d) Think it over! Survival of the best!

13. How does Sabina describe people without deep feelings?
(a) People of toothpicks.
(b) People of shallowness.
(c) People of mirrors.
(d) People of straw.

14. Who does Sabina describe as the enemy in Act 3?
(a) Animals.
(b) Cain.
(c) Henry.
(d) Mr. Antrobus.

15. What does Sabina do when Mr. Antrobus begins to organize animals on the ship?
(a) Jump overboard.
(b) Help.
(c) Panic.
(d) Clean.

Short Answer Questions

1. As Act 3 begins, where is it set?

2. What does the Fortune Teller tell the conventioneers about their future?

3. The stand-ins' lines refer to the futility of what?

4. When Gladys runs away from Mr. Antrobus, Sabina tells him not to worry and that it will all be forgotten in how long?

5. Who mocks Mr. Antrobus for being afraid of the storm?

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