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Dore Schary
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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Mr. Brimmer going to build for FDR?
(a) Dinghies.
(b) Dirigibles.
(c) Wider door frames.
(d) A custom-made wheelchair.

2. What do FDR and Jimmy do immediately before dinner in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) Play cards.
(b) Arm wrestle.
(c) Read a newspaper article.
(d) Race.

3. Who sends a letter that brightens FDR's mood in Act 2, Scene 1?
(a) Woodrow Wilson.
(b) Dr. Bennett.
(c) Warren G. Harding.
(d) James M. Cox.

4. When is Act 2, Scene 1 set?
(a) Winter of 1923
(b) Spring of 1922.
(c) Summer of 1921.
(d) Fall of 1924.

5. At the end of Act 2, Scene 1, what does Eleanor vow to never do again?
(a) Cry in front of the children.
(b) Jump at a man's call.
(c) Leave her husband alone.
(d) Read the newspaper.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Act 1, Scene 2, what does Mr. Howe wish that the house contained?

2. In Act 2, Scene 1, how does FDR retrieve stamps that have fallen on the floor?

3. What language does Marie primarily speak in Act 1, Scene 1?

4. What does FDR claim is Mr. Howe's first love?

5. In Act 1, Scene 3, which engagement does FDR tell Missy to cancel?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does FDR calm his nerves in Scene 2 of Act 3 as he waits to deliver his speech?

2. What different diagnoses are given for FDR's condition?

3. How does Mr. Howe prevent the press from photographing FDR while he is being carried out of the house?

4. What is Jimmy's role in Scene 3 of Act 3?

5. What is the significance of Sara's presence in Act 3, Scene 2?

6. Why do FDR and Sara argue in Act 2, Scene 2?

7. Why do Sara and Mr. Howe argue in Act 1, Scene 2?

8. How could FDR be lonely in a house full of people?

9. What meaning does the poem "Invictus" have for FDR?

10. Why does Eleanor burst into tears while reading a story to her children?

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