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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. The Schoolmaster says in his speech to the townspeople in Act 3, Scene 4, "Have we not always been a ____ community?"
2. Who is taking a course in literature in Act 3, Scene 3?
3. What is Claire wearing in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) A tiara.
(b) A wedding gown.
(c) A ball gown.
(d) A black dress.
4. How does the author say the characters speak in the final scene in the postscript?
(a) A formal fashion.
(b) An abstract fashion.
(c) With determination.
(d) A relaxed fashion.
5. The author claims that the events only take their decisive turn during the scene where?
(a) The Golden Apple.
(b) Ill's store.
(c) Konrad's Wood.
(d) Petersen's Barn.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character says he's been over-drinking lately in Act 3, Scene 2?
2. What is the name of Ill's daughter in the play?
3. Who does Ill tell the Priest to pray for in Act 3, Scene 4?
4. 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?
5. What is Mrs. Ill referring to when she says in Act 3, "They're in fashion today"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What conclusion has Ill come to in Act 3, Scene 2? Who does he discuss this with in his shop?
2. What does the mayor tell Ill in Act 3, Scene 2 when offering him the gun?
3. Who meets Claire in Act 3, Scene 1? Why?
4. How has Ill's character undergone a drastic change in Act 3, Scene 2?
5. What are Ill's final requests before dying?
6. What does Claire respond to the offer in Act 3, Scene 1?
7. What is the outcome of the vote in Act 3, Scene 4? How do the townspeople justify it?
8. What are Claire's final words to Ill in Act 3, Scene 3?
9. What does Ill ask Claire about in Act 3, Scene 3? What is her reply?
10. What does the author suggest the play resembles in the postscript?
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