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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act III.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does the dissenting juror challenge the fact that other jurors are willing to take the alleged eyewitness' word when they would not accept the defendant's word?
(a) Because they assert that the eyewitness was unreliable.
(b) Because the eyewitness belongs to the same family as the victim.
(c) Because they assert that all people from the defendant's community are liars and the eyewitness is from the area.
(d) Because the eyewitness belongs to the same ethnic group.
2. To what aspect of the evidence do Juror Three and Four return after the discussion about the defendant's intelligence and the taking of the vote?
(a) They say the most crucial witness is the woman across the street.
(b) They say the most crucial witness is the policeman who described the murder scene.
(c) They say the most crucial witness is the defendant.
(d) They say the most crucial witness is the old man whose testimony they previously discussed.
3. Where was the victim wounded?
(a) In the chest.
(b) In the head.
(c) In the stomach.
(d) In the face.
4. How does the prosecution help to establish for the jury that the eyewitness was in a position to see the murder?
(a) They show a videotape illustrating how the murder could have been seen.
(b) They provide pictures of the apartment and the surroundings.
(c) They present other witnesses who say the same thing.
(d) The jury is taken to the home of the eyewitness to observe the conditions under which the murder was witnessed.
5. Which juror says he would change his vote if he could find one reason to make him question the defendant's guilt?
(a) Juror Seven.
(b) Juror Two.
(c) Juror Four.
(d) Juror Ten.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does the old man who testifies for the prosecution live?
2. What do the attempts of the jurors in Act III to confirm the time of the actual murder prove?
3. Which juror becomes the real leader of the group?
4. Who is the antagonist in the play?
5. Which juror declares in Act III that he will never change his vote?
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