A Thousand Clowns Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Murray do for <i>The Chuckles the Chipmunk Show</i>?
(a) He is a director.
(b) He is a writer.
(c) He is Chuckles the Chipmunk.
(d) He is an editor.

2. Who does Murray say eats secret caramels in the theater?
(a) The teenagers.
(b) Pink ladies.
(c) The vendors.
(d) The ushers.

3. What has Murray avoided from the Child Welfare?
(a) Phone calls and letters.
(b) Letters.
(c) Phone calls.
(d) Visits.

4. Before the play begins, what do we hear?
(a) Nothing. It is quiet.
(b) Murray taking a shower.
(c) Nick snoring.
(d) <i>The Chuckles the Chipmunk Show</i>.

5. Whom do we first see when the lights come up in the first scene?
(a) Chuckles the Chipmunk.
(b) Sandra.
(c) Murray.
(d) Nick.

6. What time is it as the first scene opens?
(a) Nine-forty five.
(b) Eight.
(c) Eight-thirty.
(d) Ten-thirty.

7. What is the name of the person that Nick has been staying with when Murray is "working"?
(a) Mrs. Hansen.
(b) Mrs. Myers.
(c) Mr. Lincoln.
(d) Mr. Mullen.

8. Murray states that out of the mouths of babes comes what?
(a) Nonsense.
(b) Nothing.
(c) Babbling.
(d) Drooling.

9. What is Albert's last name?
(a) Thompson.
(b) Alred.
(c) Eddison.
(d) Amundson.

10. Nick tries to cheer Murray up and suggests they visit what?
(a) Nick's school.
(b) Their next-door neighbor.
(c) The Statue of Liberty.
(d) The library.

11. Who warns Murray that "those people don't kid around"?
(a) Albert.
(b) Nick.
(c) Arnold.
(d) Sandra.

12. What does Sandra ask for after peeking out at Murray?
(a) A toothbrush.
(b) Coffee.
(c) A bathrobe.
(d) Her clothes.

13. How is Sandra going to start redecorating?
(a) By buying new towels.
(b) By buying new sheets.
(c) By buying new curtains.
(d) By buying new silverware.

14. What is Sandra's last name?
(a) Albert.
(b) Johnson.
(c) Clement.
(d) Markowitz.

15. Nick and Murray try to guess where Sandra comes from based on what?
(a) Her clothing.
(b) Her name.
(c) Her speech.
(d) Her hairstyle.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who opens the door for Albert and Sandra when they first arrive?

2. How much does Sandra say it cost her parents for her to go to school?

3. What does Albert accuse Sandra of being too involved with?

4. What does Nick leave to do after he lets Albert and Sandra in?

5. What brand of coffee do Sandra and Murray drink?

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