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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. ________ tells the Professor to stop being so difficult at this point of the play.
2. Who wants to know when Astrov will be back from the work issue he needs to handle?
3. Yelena says that Astrov is right, people don't just destroy forests, they also destroy ____________.
(b) Other people.
4. When Yelena talks to Vanya about his quarreling ways, he starts talks about her ___________.
(c) Feminine wiles.
5. Who does Astrov invite to drop in on him at his small estate, and this person says that staying in the trees can not be exciting?
(b) The Professor.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells the others to go to bed because he has come to sit with the Professor for a while?
2. What is the country in which this play, "Uncle Vanya," is set?
3. What does Sonya point out has gone cold on them as they were speaking?
4. _________ admits that he is a vile man, even more so when he is drunk.
5. What does Astrov joke about during this opening scene, saying that it is oversized?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Vanya tell Yelena about the storm that is about to be upon them?
2. Who comes into the house from the woods as Astrov, Marina, and Vanya all stand or sit in the main room?
3. What does Vanya announce to everyone when he walks into this second scene of the play?
4. What is the memory that Astrov becomes lost in as he is talking with Marina?
5. What does Astrov say when Sonya asks him when he might be back to the estate?
6. What does Yelena suggest Astrov do in regards to his feelings about Sonya?
7. What does the workman request when he walks into the scene where the rest of the characters are?
8. What does Vanya think about the profession of the Professor?
9. What does Sonya say she will tell Astrov in order to get him to come into the room?
10. Why does Vanya believe that he is a foolish man after the events of the previous scene?
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