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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who plays on the guitar during this scene as Maria reads the piece of paper?
(a) The Professor.
2. What does Sonya reveal that the Astrov does every year and that he has been recognized for doing?
(a) Open his home to orphans.
(b) Feeding people.
(c) Giving money to the poor.
(d) Planting new trees.
3. What is the Professor wearing when he enters the scene with his wife?
(a) Blue jeans.
(b) Black overcoat.
(c) Swimming trunks.
(d) A tuxedo.
4. Sonya talks about how Astrov feels that where __________ are well-tended, the people are more artisitic.
5. Yelena says that Astrov is right, people don't just destroy forests, they also destroy ____________.
(b) Other people.
Short Answer Questions
1. Astrov says that he drinks because __________ is a dull, stupid, dirty business.
2. What does Vanya's mother do as everyone else is talking during the scene after she enters?
3. What does Astrov joke about during this opening scene, saying that it is oversized?
4. Who notes that the Professor is fine as she sips her tea after Astrov points out he came to see the Professor?
5. Vanya says that he is so __________ with himself for not making more of his life.
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