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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the second scene in Act 3, Scene 1 begin with?
(a) The romantic climax.
(b) The orphan scene.
(c) A line from Shakespeare's "Othello".
(d) A battle at sea.
2. Who is making an argument at the beginning of Act 2, Scene 1?
3. Which character is not a playwright?
4. Who tells Puff to stop interrupting the rehearsal?
5. Who asks for the music to begin?
6. Who writes the play within "The Critic"?
7. How does Dangle respond to Puff's lament?
(a) He says it is a pity.
(b) He laughs at him.
(c) He walks out of the theatre.
(d) He refuses to heed Puff.
8. What does Puff clarify during the rehearsal?
(a) What he thinks of Plagiary's work.
(b) That he is a huge fan of the theatre.
(c) That he does not like Dangle.
(d) What is meant and what is not meant.
9. Who comments on the origin of the line that begins the second scene in Act 3, Scene 1?
10. Who does not believe that the complicated meaning of the old man's actions was conveyed by his actions?
11. Which character is not as smart as he thinks?
(d) All answers are correct.
12. Which character's name signifies his work being superfluous?
13. When does Puff become upset during the rehearsal?
(a) During the climax of the love scene.
(b) During the introduction to the main character.
(c) During the prologue.
(d) During the denouement of the battle scene.
14. Who suggests that the under-plot could have made a comedy?
15. Who claims that Puff's play is brilliant?
Short Answer Questions
1. What consists of bad poetry in Puff's play?
2. What offer does Puff make regarding the play?
3. Which character's name signifies his tendency of dangling his connections before his friends?
4. Who suggests that the romance in the play is improbable?
5. What does Puff use his argument in Act 2, Scene 1 for?
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