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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Of the citizenry, the narrator says in Part 3, "they never knew whether they were to witness a bloody slaughter or" what?
(a) "A solemn affair."
(b) "A crowning of greatness."
(c) "A hilarious wedding."
(d) "A joyful departure."
2. What is the duty of the person on trial one they enter the arena?
(a) To beg for mercy from the court.
(b) To perform a musical display.
(c) To choose a door and open it.
(d) To prove one's innocence through logic.
3. How does the princess feel about the lady of the court that awaits the courtier behind one door in the arena?
(a) She worships her.
(b) She does not know her.
(c) She hates her.
(d) She loves her.
4. Of the king, it is said in the beginning of the story, "He was a man of exuberant fancy, and, withal, of an authority so irresistible that, at his will, he turned his varied fancies into" what?
5. Where does the princess sit in relation to her father in the arena in Part 4 of the story?
(a) To the left of her father.
(b) Across from her father.
(c) To the right of her father.
(d) Above her father.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator say regarding the situation if a criminal was proven innocent in the arena and happened to have a wife and family?
2. From where does the priest emerge if the criminal is found innocent in the arena?
3. The narrator says in Part 3 that "the thinking part of the community could bring no charge of" what?
4. From what perspective is the narrative related in the beginning of the story?
5. What word from the narrative refers to the capacity of persons or things to be a compelling force on the behavior or opinions of others?
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