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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. Who doesn't Sonya want involved in the drunken binges of Astrov?
2. What does Astrov joke about during this opening scene, saying that it is oversized?
3. Vanya says that he is so __________ with himself for not making more of his life.
4. __________ says that a woman can only be a friend once they have been an acquaintance and then a mistress.
(a) The Professor.
5. Where does the Professor want Yelena to look for a particular book the following day?
(c) His study.
(d) A school.
Short Answer Questions
1. Astrov returns, now wearing a __________ and a tie when Sonya tells him to have a drink.
2. Who comes in to remind the Professor that he asked to see Astrov?
3. Yelena promises Sonya she really did marry the Professor for __________, in conflict with Sonya's suspicions.
4. Astrov predicts that by the time it stops ______________, the horse and carriage will be ready.
5. ___________ sees that Vanya is drunk and tells him it's unfitting for someone his age.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Yelena tell Vanya he should do after he begins to complain that he's had just about enough of himself?
2. What is Telegin helping Marina to do at the opening of this scene?
3. What does Marina offer to Astrov as he paces during the opening scene of the play?
4. What does Vanya say in response to the Professor's apology to him after he too apologizes?
5. What does Astrov fear will happen if Vanya kills himself with a vial of morphine?
6. What does Vanya go out to do in order to make Yelena feel better?
7. What does Marina think about people who are living a hundred years in the future?
8. What does Yelena think about the fact that Astrov comes around to the house every day instead of monthly?
9. What is the memory that Astrov becomes lost in as he is talking with Marina?
10. What is painful for Vanya when he looks at Yelena, according to his own words as he is drunk?
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