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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Mio's purpose in life?
(a) To keep his father's identity safe.
(b) To confront the man who murdered his father.
(c) To prove his father's innocence.
(d) To find his father.

2. Where does Garth tell Miriamne to go in Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) To the store.
(b) To school.
(c) Into her bedroom.
(d) Away.

3. How does Lucia describe Trock and Shadow in Act 1, Scene 1?
(a) A the strangest bird he's seen all day.
(b) As something the river washed up.
(c) As the bees knees.
(d) As a nice boy.

4. What opinion does Trock have about Shadow?
(a) Shadow is annoying, but necessary.
(b) Shadow is like a brother.
(c) Shadow is losing his mind.
(d) Shadow doesn't take life seriously enough.

5. Which character's nosiness is annoying both Trock and Garth?
(a) Miriamne.
(b) Esdras.
(c) A university professor.
(d) Shadow.

6. Who enters the room with Trock in Act 1, Scene 2?
(a) Shadow.
(b) Garth.
(c) Miriamne.
(d) Esdras.

7. What did Garth do to the letter?
(a) He flushed it down the commode.
(b) He burned it.
(c) He tore it up.
(d) He hid it under his mattress.

8. In Act 1, Scene 2, to what does Garth attribute his father's fears?
(a) The bill collector.
(b) Miriamne's absence.
(c) The weather.
(d) The cost of repairs.

9. Who murdered a man during a robbery?
(a) Shadow.
(b) Garth.
(c) Trock.
(d) Esdras.

10. In what month is Act 1, Scene 1 set?
(a) June.
(b) August.
(c) January.
(d) December.

11. What does Garth know about Romagna?
(a) He was a thief.
(b) He was part of the gang.
(c) He murdered a man.
(d) He was innocent.

12. Why doesn't Miriamne want to come back inside the apartment?
(a) She is waiting for Lucia
(b) She is angry with Garth.
(c) She is waiting for Shadow.
(d) She has been crying.

13. In Act 1, Scene 3, who ends up angering the Policeman?
(a) Miriamne.
(b) Piny.
(c) Carr.
(d) Mio.

14. What does Piny sell?
(a) Apples.
(b) Sweet pies.
(c) Peaches.
(d) Coffee.

15. Why does Shadow think Trock should be "full of high thought?"
(a) His health is not good.
(b) Thoughts indicate a person's state of mind.
(c) He just got out of prison.
(d) He is a role model.

Short Answer Questions

1. What time of day does the play open?

2. In Act 1, Scene 3, who slips into the crowd with the Two Young Men?

3. In Act 1, Scene 3, who calls Miriamne back into the apartment?

4. What does Trock tell Shadow will happen in six months?

5. In Act 1, Scene 1, where are the Two Young Men?

(see the answer keys)

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