The Critic Test | Final Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 111 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Critic Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which character's name signifies his work being superfluous?
(a) Dangle.
(b) Sneer.
(c) Plagiary.
(d) Puff.

2. Who comments that Puff's play seems contrived and artificial?
(a) Sneer.
(b) Plagiary.
(c) Dangle.
(d) Puff.

3. Which character's name signifies his theft of others' ideas?
(a) Dangle.
(b) Puff.
(c) Plagiary.
(d) Sneer.

4. What do Dangle and Sneer express a hope for after the love scene?
(a) The appearance of King Ferdinand.
(b) The appearance of Queen Elizabeth and a battle.
(c) A battle scene in which Tilburina dies.
(d) A suicide attempt by one of the secondary characters.

5. Whom does Puff join in order to watch the rehearsal of his play?
(a) Plagiary and Puff.
(b) Dangle and Puff.
(c) Sneer and Puff.
(d) Dangle and Sneer.

6. How does Dangle respond to Puff's lament?
(a) He refuses to heed Puff.
(b) He says it is a pity.
(c) He laughs at him.
(d) He walks out of the theatre.

7. After the scene depicting the battle at sea, what is contained in the procession that follows?
(a) Queen Elizabeth.
(b) The Spanish soldiers.
(c) Dead soldiers.
(d) All of the English rivers.

8. Who comments on the origin of the line that begins the second scene in Act 3, Scene 1?
(a) Puff.
(b) Sneer.
(c) Dangle.
(d) Plagiary.

9. What consists of bad poetry in Puff's play?
(a) The narration.
(b) The songs.
(c) The soliloquies.
(d) The dialogue.

10. What does the second scene in Act 3, Scene 1 begin with?
(a) A battle at sea.
(b) The romantic climax.
(c) The orphan scene.
(d) A line from Shakespeare's "Othello".

11. Who suggests that the romance in the play is improbable?
(a) Puff.
(b) Sneer.
(c) Dangle.
(d) Plagiary.

12. As Puff grows increasing upset, whom does he push?
(a) The actress playing Tilburina.
(b) A secondary character.
(c) Sneer.
(d) Dangle.

13. What does Puff complain that the actors have done?
(a) Showed up late to rehearsal.
(b) Lengthened his play drastically.
(c) Ruined his play.
(d) Shockingly altered his play.

14. Who tells Puff that he is interrupting their feelings?
(a) The actress playing Tilburina.
(b) The actor playing the Spanish soldier.
(c) Sneer.
(d) Plagiary.

15. What offer does Puff make regarding the play?
(a) To cancel production.
(b) To allow Dangle and Sneer to help him edit it.
(c) To allow the actors to cut or change anything they need to.
(d) To change actors for better ones.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the prompter tell Puff when Puff calls for the beginning of the next scene?

2. Who announces that everything is ready for the rehearsal to begin?

3. What does Puff claim is wonderful?

4. Who comments on Puff's clever use of words several times during the rehearsal?

5. Who says that plays should show things that might happen?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 444 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Critic Lesson Plans
The Critic from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook