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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When is Act 2, Scene 2, set?
(a) Spring of 1924.
(b) Winter of 1923
(c) Fall of 1924.
(d) Late summer of 1929.
2. Where is Act 3, Scene 3 set?
(a) Madison Square Garden.
(b) The Roosevelts' New York house.
(c) The Roosevelts' summer home in Canada.
(d) Hyde Park.
3. What is one of FDR's favorite poems?
(a) "Two Woods."
(b) "Gluteus Maximus."
(c) "Sunrise at Campobello."
4. How long does FDR plan for his speech to last?
(a) 5 minutes.
(b) 60 minutes.
(c) 10 minutes.
(d) 30 minutes.
5. Why doesn't FDR eat dinner with his family at the end of Act 2, Scene 2?
(a) He just had an argument with Mr. Howe.
(b) He is not feeling well.
(c) He just had an argument with his mother.
(d) He is upset about Anna's behavior.
6. Who kisses FDR before leaving for the stage in Act 3, Scene 2?
7. Where is Act 2, Scene 2, set?
(a) The living room of the Roosevelts' New York house.
(b) City Hall.
(c) At the Roosevelts' summer home in Canada.
(d) Hyde Park.
8. What does Mr. Lassiter represent?
(a) An organization to which FDR belongs.
(b) A political organization seeking FDR's financial support.
(c) A religious organization seeking FDR's backing.
(d) The Democratic National Committee.
9. Which United States president did FDR meet as a child?
(a) James A. Garfield.
(b) Grover Cleveland.
(c) William Howard Taft.
(d) Chester A. Arthur.
10. What does Mr. Howe ask Missy to check in Act 3, Scene 2?
(a) For obstacles on the platform.
(b) Dinner reservations.
(c) The size of the crowd.
(d) The press handouts.
11. What does Sara complain about in Act 3, Scene 2?
(a) The odor of the room.
(b) The noise of the crowd.
(c) The lack of air conditioning.
(d) The lack of space in the waiting room.
12. Whose pictures are present on stage in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) Wilson and Jefferson.
(b) FDR and Smith.
(c) Coolidge and Hoover.
(d) Wilson and Smith.
13. 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.
14. What has happened to Bourke Cockran in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) He was sent to prison.
(b) He was struck with polio.
(c) He has died.
(d) He has left the country.
15. In Act 3, Scene 3, how many steps must FDR take to reach the podium?
Short Answer Questions
1. In Act 2, Scene 2, what does Mr. Howe read to FDR?
2. In Act 3, Scene 3, what has accumulated for the other delegates?
3. Who is the chairman of the convention?
4. Which state is also known as the "Nutmeg State"?
5. Why does Mr. Lassiter oppose Al Smith's bid for president?
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