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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. In what city was the Vagina Monologues originally presented?
(b) Los Angeles.
(d) New York City.
2. How old is the woman described in the introduction to "The Flood" that had never seen her vagina?
3. What physical structures does the author say western religions used religious art in the Forward?
(a) The prisons.
(b) Their homes.
(c) The stores.
(d) The churches.
4. Why does a woman claim her husband started "screwing around" in the first monologue of the play?
(a) She didn't please him sexually.
(b) She had children.
(c) She gained weight.
(d) She cheated on him.
5. How old was the last female patient to have a clitoral removal in the United States?
Short Answer Questions
1. Complete the sentence at the end of "My Angry Vagina" in regards to her vagina, "It wants....it wants _________".
2. What does the speaker of "The Flood" say made her resentful for having to talk about her vagina?
3. What is the name of the speaker's boyfriend in "Because He Liked to Look at It"?
4. What are the ideals that the speaker of "My Angry Vagina" would like on a trip to the doctor's office?
5. Where does the author of the Forward travel to and discover much about female genitalia's power?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the author describe the way rape was used as a weapon of war in Bosnia?
2. How does the narrator describe her first flood in the monologue of the same title?
3. How was the last clitoridectomy performed in the United States described in the book?
4. How does a woman who suffered cancer react to the author in regards to her questions in "The Flood"?
5. How does a woman describe the hair around her vagina and its role in her relationship with her husband in the monologue "Hair"?
6. What information does the statistic about African women teach us about genital mutilation?
7. What does the author note at the end of the Preface regarding the monologues?
8. What is the nature of the answers given to the question "If your vagina got dressed what would it wear"?
9. How does the author describe the affects of being raped as a child?
10. How are the original stage presentations of the Vagina Monologue described, after it was first written?
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