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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Al Smith react to Missy's offer of a drink in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) He reminds her alcohol is illegal and orders a Scotch.
(b) He reminds her alcohol is illegal and orders coffee.
(c) He is offended and reprimands her.
(d) He smiles and quietly asks for vermouth.
2. What is Eleanor doing at the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2?
3. What type of attitude has Al Smith had toward FDR in the past?
4. What does Eleanor recommend for Mr. Howe's lingering cough?
(c) A steam tent.
(d) Cough syrup.
5. Whose pictures are present on stage in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) FDR and Smith.
(b) Coolidge and Hoover.
(c) Wilson and Smith.
(d) Wilson and Jefferson.
6. In Act 2, Scene 2, where does FDR decide to display the gift he has been given?
(a) In his bedroom.
(b) In the front room.
(c) In his office.
(d) In the kitchen.
7. Which speaker does the chairman introduce in Act 3, Scene 3?
(b) Senator Truman.
(c) Senator Walsh.
(d) President Coolidge.
8. Why does FDR break up the law firm he has with Emmett and Marvin?
(a) He decides to spend more time on his political work.
(b) He doesn't have the time to spend at the practice.
(c) He finds the law work boring.
(d) He was losing money.
9. What is FDR doing behind the screen in Act 3, Scene 2?
(b) Putting on his leg braces.
(c) Practicing his speech.
(d) Changing his shirt.
10. Why doesn't FDR eat dinner with his family at the end of Act 2, Scene 2?
(a) He is upset about Anna's behavior.
(b) He is not feeling well.
(c) He just had an argument with his mother.
(d) He just had an argument with Mr. Howe.
11. Where is Act 2, Scene 2, set?
(a) The Roosevelts' New York house.
(b) Hyde Park.
(c) The Polo Grounds.
(d) At the Roosevelts' summer home in Canada.
12. What do FDR and Mr. Howe disagree on in the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2?
(a) His movement on the platform.
(b) The length of his speech.
(c) The opening of his speech.
(d) The ending of the speech.
13. Which state is also known as the "Nutmeg State"?
(b) New York.
14. In Act 2, Scene 2, what does FDR claim to have learned during his illness?
15. How does FDR stop Anna's complaints in Act 2, Scene 2?
(a) He bribes her.
(b) He threatens to send her away to school.
(c) He gives her the room she wants.
(d) He tells her a story.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Sara complain about in Act 3, Scene 2?
2. What does Anna complain about in Act 2, Scene 2?
3. Which character does the policeman briefly apprehend in Act 3, Scene 2?
4. Which of FDR's children is present in the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2?
5. What is the gluteus maximus?
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