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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Sara plan to discuss with FDR at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) His crawling.
(b) His behavior around the children.
(c) Plans to move the family to Ontario.
(d) His involvement in politics.
2. Which relative has Granny gone to see?
(a) Uncle Howe.
(b) Cousin Louis.
(c) Aunt Ida.
(d) Cousin Muriel.
3. Which character comforts Jimmy about FDR's condition at the beginning of Act 1, Scene 2?
(c) Louis Howe.
4. Which character was once assistant secretary of the Navy?
(a) Mr. Howe.
(d) Woodrow Wilson.
5. What is Mr. Brimmer going to build for FDR?
(c) A custom-made wheelchair.
(d) Wider door frames.
6. How many children do the Roosevelts have?
7. Why does Missy chase the children away from Eleanor at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) She needs to speak to Eleanor in private.
(b) She knows that Eleanor is exhausted.
(c) FDR wants to see Eleanor.
(d) Eleanor is crying.
8. Whom does Eleanor fire in Act 2, Scene 1?
(b) Mr. Howe.
(c) The maid.
9. Who is Duffy?
(a) FDR's driver.
(b) A black Scottish terrier.
(c) FDR's political adviser.
(d) The caretaker of the Roosevelts' summer home .
10. Which child is called "the runt" in Act 1, Scene 1?
11. Where is FDR planning to go to find new leg braces?
(b) Washington, D.C.
(d) San Francisco.
12. At the end of Act 1, Scene 3, which character is left behind to close up the house at Campobello?
(d) Mr. Howe.
13. Why isn't there a phone in the house?
(a) The phone had not been invented yet.
(b) The house is too far away from the main town.
(c) FDR did not wish to have a phone installed.
(d) Phone service was not available in Canada until after WWII.
14. What does Missy read to Mr. Howe in Act 1, Scene 3?
(a) The doctor's written diagnosis.
(b) An excerpt from a medical journal.
(c) The press release describing FDR's illness.
(d) The newspaper article describing FDR's illness.
15. According to FDR, what has given him strength through his illness?
(b) Hopes of a better political future.
(c) His friends.
(d) His faith.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom do the children cheer for at the end of Act 1, Scene 1?
2. How does FDR plan on going up the stairs at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
3. What does FDR claim is Mr. Howe's first love?
4. What does the family first believe was the cause of FDR's discomfort?
5. In Act 1, Scene 1, what does the Roosevelt family decide to do after dinner?
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