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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mr. Howe drink in Act 3, Scene 1?
(c) A soft drink.
2. When is Act 3, Scene 2 set?
(a) August of 1921.
(b) January of 1923.
(c) June of 1924.
(d) May of 1922.
3. What state does the chairman of the convention represent?
(c) New York.
4. How does FDR acknowledge the crowd in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) He waves his right hand.
(b) He smiles broadly.
(c) He nods his head.
(d) He waves both hands high in the air.
5. 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 coffee.
(b) He smiles and quietly asks for vermouth.
(c) He reminds her alcohol is illegal and orders a Scotch.
(d) He is offended and reprimands her.
6. What has happened to Bourke Cockran in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) He has left the country.
(b) He was struck with polio.
(c) He has died.
(d) He was sent to prison.
7. Which of FDR's children is present in the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2?
(c) Franklin Jr.
8. In Act 3, Scene 3, what has accumulated for the other delegates?
(d) Phone messages.
9. What concern does Eleanor have for FDR if he decides to help Al Smith?
(a) FDR would have to stand for nearly 45 minutes.
(b) FDR would be supporting the underdog.
(c) FDR would be away from home for three weeks.
(d) Al Smith is not an honest man.
10. What does FDR convince Al Smith to put on the schedule of the Democratic National Convention?
(a) A resolution to support the League of Nations.
(b) A resolution to support NATO.
(c) A debate about the effectiveness of ACORN.
(d) A resolution to deny support for the Movement for a Democratic Society.
11. What does Al Smith want FDR to do for him?
(a) Publicly voice support for his bid as governor of New York.
(b) Submit a proposal at the Republican National Convention.
(c) Nominate him at the upcoming national convention.
(d) Write a speech for him.
12. What state does the chairman call first in Act 3, Scene 3?
(d) New York.
13. What does Missy bring FDR at the beginning of Act 2, Scene 2?
(a) A cup of coffee.
(b) A copy of his favorite poem.
(c) A copy of the newspaper.
(d) A portrait of himself.
14. Whose pictures are present on stage in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) FDR and Smith.
(b) Coolidge and Hoover.
(c) Wilson and Jefferson.
(d) Wilson and Smith.
15. In Act 2, Scene 2, what does FDR claim to have learned during his illness?
Short Answer Questions
1. In Act 2, Scene 2, where does FDR decide to display the gift he has been given?
2. Where is Act 3, Scene 2 set?
3. Which character leaves the stage with Missy in Act 3, Scene 2?
4. Which character enters frantically in Act 3, Scene 2?
5. When is Act 2, Scene 2, set?
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