Mid-Book Test - Medium
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does FDR plan on going up the stairs at the end of Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) With a lift he built.
(b) Using crutches.
(c) By crawling.
(d) Mr. Howe will carry him.
2. What language does Granny encourage the children to speak?
3. Who is Babs?
(a) FDR's political adviser.
(b) FDR's personal secretary.
(c) FDR's wife.
(d) The Roosevelts' cook.
4. Where is Act 2, Scene, 1 set?
(a) Yankee Stadium.
(b) At the Roosevelts' summer home in Canada.
(c) Hyde Park.
(d) The living room of the Roosevelts' New York house.
5. How much time has passed between the end of Act 1, Scene 1, and the beginning of Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) Six weeks.
(b) Three weeks.
(c) Three months.
(d) Six months.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Act 1, Scene 2, when does the family expect to be able to move FDR to a hospital?
2. Which character describes FDR as having "the body of a bull - disposition of a lamb?"
3. What does Eleanor not want her children to see?
4. What does FDR receive from Granny in Act 1, Scene 1?
5. When is Act 1, Scene 1 set?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does FDR respond to Mr. Lassiter in Act 3, Scene 1?
2. What is the purpose of Mr. Lassiter's visit?
3. Describe Louis Howe.
4. How does FDR fill his day while recuperating in his New York home?
5. Why do FDR and Mr. Howe disagree about the ending of his speech in Act 3, Scene 2?
6. How does FDR respond to the crowd in Act 3, Scene 3?
7. What are FDR's plans for standing during his speech?
8. What information is given to the press about FDR's condition in Act 1, Scene 3?
9. What is the significance of FDR's attempt to walk at the end of Act 2?
10. Why does Dr. Bennett describe FDR has having the "body of a bull -- disposition of a lamb"?
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