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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What role will Hieronimo play in the play that he wrote?
(a) An evil manipulater that orchestrates misery.
(b) A vengeful king who hangs himself.
(c) A mercenary who avenges death.
(d) A wronged lover that kills his wife.
2. What does the letter say that Horatio discovers Bel-Imperia left him?
(a) She is in love with Balthazar.
(b) Balthazar and Lorenzo killed Horatio.
(c) Lorenzo does not deserve to die.
(d) Horatio was a traitor.
3. What is contained in the box that Lorenzo gives a servant and says must remain closed?
(a) Pedringano's pardon.
4. When the ambassador and the king discuss ransom for Horatio, how does the king feel about Horatio's death?
(a) He is excited by his death.
(b) He is relieved by his death.
(c) He is saddened by his death
(d) He doesn't know he is dead.
5. Which of the following does Isabella not consider in Act 3, Scene 8?
(a) The Underworld
(b) Herbal remedies.
(c) Her son's killers.
6. Hieronimo says that he wrote a play when?
(a) When he got the job as marshal.
(b) When he was a student.
(c) When his son was born.
(d) When he lost his son.
7. Why does Lorenzo plan to kill Serberine?
(a) Because he thinks he wrote a letter revealing his guilt.
(b) Because he is tired of having a servant.
(c) Because he reminds Lorenzo of Bel-Imperia.
(d) Because he is going to take Pedringano as a servant instead.
8. Hieronimo, left alone, imagines himself pleading for justice first before the king, and then before who?
(a) The character Revenge.
(c) His wife, Isabella.
(d) A fiery god of the Underworld.
9. Whom will Isabella find on her imaginary journey?
(d) Her maid.
10. What does Lorenzo order regarding Bel-Imperia?
(a) That she be married.
(b) That she be killed.
(c) That she be freed.
(d) That she stay imprisoned.
11. What does Hieronimo talk about in his soliloquy in Act 4, Scene 3 that is spurring his revenge of Horatio's death?
(a) Bel-Imperia's sadness.
(b) Memories of Horatio.
(c) Isabella's suicide.
(d) Balthazar's marriage.
12. Who does Lorenzo say can get messages through to Bel-Imperia?
13. From whom do the characters in the play obtain costumes?
(b) The king.
14. Who comes in, calms Bel-Imperia and leads her out after her soliloquy in act 3, Scene 9?
(a) Horatio's ghost.
(c) A servant.
15. Lorenzo tells Bel-Imperia that something has angered Castile. What does he say this thing is?
(a) Lorenzo's capture of Bel-Imperia.
(b) Bel-Imperia's grief at Andrea's death.
(c) Lorenzo's lies to Hieronimo.
(d) Bel-Imperia's failure to love Balthazar.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Hieronimo, in madness, start digging in the ground?
2. What does the viceroy say that he will do after the marriage of Bel-Imperia and Balthazar?
3. Two of the citizens who bring their matters to Hieronimo have issues with what?
4. Why is Bel-Imperia frustrated with Hieronimo?
5. In Act 3, Scene 2, Hieronimo speaks _______ rich with emotional, violent imagery of how miserable he is after the death of Horatio and his plans for revenge.
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