|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who tells the other characters that the maskers will be there soon?
2. Who invites everyone to dinner within this particular scene?
3. Which of the women in the play describes herself as a little white bird?
4. What does Andrei really want to do with his life? What is his current goal?
(a) Become a pianist
(b) Leave the country
(c) Translate a book into English
(d) Get married
5. Who whistles quietly to herself as she reads during the opening part of the play?
6. What is heard as the characters are speaking during this second part of the Act 1?
(a) A siren
(b) A knock at the door
(c) A violin
(d) An air raid horn
7. Who takes a lot of pictures when he arrives, as he always does?
8. Who was born and raised in an aristocratic family?
9. Who makes a bad joke that is followed by an awkward silence?
10. Who becomes tearful by how old Vershinin looks?
11. Who rushes into the room and checks herself in the mirror, showing her obsession with herself?
12. Who gives Irina a book detailing the history of the school where her sister teaches?
13. Who chatters about the Sunday day of rest, talking endlessly about what it should include?
14. Who is NOT one of the three sisters who are the title characters of this play?
15. Who mentions his wife and daughters at the end of the scene?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is responsible for the answer to #24?
2. Who is the 'lovesick major' the sisters used to tease with that nickname?
3. Where do Irina and Olga want to be by the fall in terms of their living situation?
4. Who is the one sister who wouldn't be able to go back to Moscow?
5. Who says she comes from a family that has always despised work?
This section contains 360 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)