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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act III.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is left holding a weapon at the end of the play?
(a) Juror Five.
(b) The foreman.
(c) Juror Three.
(d) Juror Eight.
2. Why was the alleged eyewitness awake at the time of the murder?
(a) It was a stormy night.
(b) It was cold.
(c) It was noisy because of the train.
(d) It was too hot to sleep.
3. Why do the jurors take a vote before discussing the evidence?
(a) To get an early indication of where they stand on the verdict
(b) The verdict is obvious.
(c) The judge instructs them to do so.
(d) So they can leave quickly.
4. How does the vote stand at the end of the discussion about the testimony of the crucial witness in Act III?
(a) Two jurors hold out on their "guilty" votes.
(b) The jury arrives at a consensus.
(c) One juror stands alone.
(d) Another juror joins the two who changed their vote.
5. What important observation does Juror Two make about the testimony concerning the wound to the victim?
(a) He doubts that it would have taken a while for the victim to die.
(b) He doubts that it would be at a downward angle if inflicted by the defendant.
(c) He doubts that it would be at an upward angle if inflicted by the defendant.
(d) He doubts that it could have been inflicted by the weapon presented.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the most significant method used by Juror Eight to influence other jurors?
2. How does Juror Four challenge the defendant's alibi?
3. What is the defendant's alibi?
4. What is the difference in height between the defendant and the victim?
5. Which juror declares in Act III that he will never change his vote?
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