The Vagina Monologues Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Eve Ensler
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What word does the author explain her reasoning for using frequently at the beginning of the Preface?
(a) Angry.
(b) Empowerment.
(c) Woman.
(d) Vagina.

2. Who advises the woman in the introduction to "The Flood", who had never seen her vagina, to take time and find her clitoris?
(a) Her husband.
(b) Her gynocologist.
(c) Her therapist.
(d) Her girlfriend.

3. What is the name of the speaker's boyfriend in "Because He Liked to Look at It"?
(a) Dan.
(b) Bob.
(c) Tim.
(d) Jim.

4. For what type of venue was the Vagina Monologues originally written?
(a) Archives.
(b) Stage production.
(c) Street performances.
(d) College students.

5. Which of the following objects were not used to rape women in war zones, according to "My Vagina was a Village"?
(a) Broom handles.
(b) Guns.
(c) Fingers.
(d) Penises.

6. In what city was the Vagina Monologues originally presented?
(a) Chicago.
(b) Austin.
(c) Los Angeles.
(d) New York City.

7. What does a woman's boyfriend help her to do in regards to her vagina in "Because He Liked to Look at It"?
(a) Accept and enjoy it.
(b) Disconnect with it.
(c) Hurt it.
(d) Hate it.

8. In what state was the Vagina Monologues originally presented?
(a) Nevada.
(b) California.
(c) New York.
(d) Texas.

9. What is the second question the author presents with multiple answers in the book?
(a) "If your vagina got dressed, what would it wear".
(b) "If your vagina could talk, what would it say, in two words".
(c) "What does a vagina smell like".
(d) "If your vagina had a name, what would it be".

10. Which of the following is not one of the answers given to the first question the author presents with multiple answers in the book?
(a) A turtleneck.
(b) A male tuxedo.
(c) Glasses.
(d) Combat boots.

11. Complete the sentence at the end of "My Angry Vagina" in regards to her vagina, "It wants _________".
(a) Something.
(b) Nothing.
(c) Everything.
(d) Happiness.

12. What kind of western religions does the author say recreates the shape of female organs in their architecture?
(a) Patriarchal.
(b) Matriarchal.
(c) Compassionate.
(d) Domineering.

13. What is the name of the global movement created by the author to create awareness for women?
(a) D-Day.
(b) B-Day.
(c) V-Day.
(d) C-Day.

14. What do the workshop participants in "The Vagina Workshop" try to become with their vaginas?
(a) Comfortable.
(b) Satisfied.
(c) Happy.
(d) Angry.

15. What idea does the workshop discussed in "The Vagina Workshop" want women to go towards?
(a) Becoming better women.
(b) Having an orgasm.
(c) Having sex with other women.
(d) Having sex with their husbands.

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of art does the author of the Forward describe as portraying the power of the female?

2. What does the author say the root causes of violence against women are, in the Introduction?

3. What age group are the women that are first discussed in the introduction to "The Flood"?

4. What process of writing does the author discuss at the end of the Preface that will be used in her play?

5. Apart from having their clitorises removed, what does a newspaper article say was also a common surgery involved in genital mutilation?

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