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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why isn't there a phone in the house?
(a) FDR did not wish to have a phone installed.
(b) The house is too far away from the main town.
(c) The phone had not been invented yet.
(d) Phone service was not available in Canada until after WWII.
2. Which character was once assistant secretary of the Navy?
(a) Mr. Howe.
(c) Woodrow Wilson.
3. What prognosis does Dr. Lovett have about FDR's symptoms?
(a) He is unsure of the outcome.
(b) FDR will be partially paralyzed.
(c) FDR will be permanently paralyzed.
(d) FDR will recover completely.
4. Who told FDR, "It is only once in a generation that a people can be lifted above material things."
(a) Louie Howe.
(b) Woodrow Wilson.
(c) James M. Cox.
(d) Warren G. Harding.
5. Which character nervously fiddles with FDR's hat in Act 1, Scene 3, before handing it to him?
(c) Mr. Howe.
6. What opinion does Sara have of Mr. Howe?
(a) He is after FDR's money.
(b) He is a nosy busybody.
(c) He is a wonderful family friend.
(d) He is a vulgar little man.
7. Where is Act 1, Scene 1 set?
(a) The living room of the Roosevelt's New York house.
(b) At the Roosevelt summer home in Canada.
(c) Madison Square Garden.
(d) Hyde Park.
8. Why does Missy chase the children away from Eleanor at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) She knows that Eleanor is exhausted.
(b) FDR wants to see Eleanor.
(c) She needs to speak to Eleanor in private.
(d) Eleanor is crying.
9. Who is Missy LeHand?
(a) The Roosevelt's maid.
(b) FDR's private secretary.
(c) The caretaker of the Roosevelts' summer home .
(d) FDR's political adviser.
10. Who is Eleanor?
(a) FDR's mother.
(b) FDR's wife.
(c) The Roosevelts' maid.
(d) FDR's secretary.
11. How does FDR plan on going up the stairs at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) By crawling.
(b) Mr. Howe will carry him.
(c) With a lift he built.
(d) Using crutches.
12. Since FDR cannot travel easily, what does Mr. Howe recommend he do to stay in touch with the public?
(a) Hold press conferences.
(c) Give speeches from his balcony.
(d) Give radio addresses.
13. Where is Granny in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) In the kitchen.
(b) New York.
14. Where is Act 2, Scene, 1 set?
(a) At the Roosevelts' summer home in Canada.
(b) The living room of the Roosevelts' New York house.
(c) Hyde Park.
(d) Yankee Stadium.
15. Which character dances for FDR in Act 1, Scene 3?
(d) Mr. Howe.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Mr. Brimmer going to build for FDR?
2. What language does Marie primarily speak in Act 1, Scene 1?
3. What does Eleanor do for her children at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
4. In Act 1, Scene 3, what accent does Mr. Howe use to amuse FDR?
5. What does Mr. Howe buy in Act 2, Scene 1?
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