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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who enters to speak to Claire in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) The Mayor and the Doctor.
(b) The Priest and the Doctor.
(c) The Priest and the Schoolmaster.
(d) The Doctor and Schoolmaster.
2. The author in the postscript says the characters speak as befits what in the final scene?
(a) The absurd.
(b) The guilty.
(c) The ancient.
(d) The rich.
3. What has Ill's son bought in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) A horse.
(b) College enrollment.
(c) A car.
(d) A carriage.
4. What does Claire say she plans to turn the world into in Act 3?
(a) A brothel.
(b) A graveyard.
(c) Her destiny.
(d) A cathedral.
5. Where was the Doctor offered a job in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) Kalberstadt College.
(b) Kaffigen College.
(c) Stockholm College.
(d) Erlangen University.
6. Who does the Schoolmaster compare Claire to in Act 3?
7. What was Claire's father's occupation?
8. What is the name of Ill's daughter in the play?
9. Who does Claire say will be following after the eunuchs soon in Act 3, Scene 3?
(a) The musician.
(c) The butler.
10. What kind of cigarettes does the butcher buy in Act 3, Scene 2?
(c) Romeo and Juliets.
11. What is Mrs. Ill referring to when she says in Act 3, "They're in fashion today"?
(a) Large breasts.
(b) High heels.
(c) High collars.
(d) Large hair.
12. Who does the author compare the character of Claire to in the postscript?
13. What was the name of the child which Claire bore?
14. Who tries to speak up to the reporters in Act 3, Scene 2?
(b) The Schoolmaster.
(c) The Policeman.
(d) The Mayor.
15. Where does Mrs. Ill tell the reporters her husband is in Act 3, Scene 2?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the author claim must not be overlooked in the character of Claire?
2. What does the Doctor say that Ill died of in the end of the play?
3. Who does Claire recall that Ill used to buy cigarettes from in their youth?
4. What does the Schoolmaster claim the town is "not" moved by in its actions in Act 3, Scene 4?
5. The author states that producers and directors of the play will likely come nearest the mark of its intention if they approach it in the style of what?
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