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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Miriamne's ethnic background?
2. What does Esdras offer to give Judge Gaunt before they leave?
(b) A coat.
(c) The letter.
(d) A drink.
3. Why does the Tramp laugh at the judge in Act 2?
(a) He falls over the doorstep.
(b) He dances to the sound of the piano.
(c) He is singing a raunchy song.
(d) He launches into a recitation of the Preamble to the Constitution.
4. In Act 2, which character does Miriamne describe as "a king among men?"
5. In Act 1, Scene 3, whom does Shadow say he is keeping out of trouble?
6. What is Mio really searching for when he knocks on the apartment door in Chapter 2?
(a) Trock's letter.
(b) The truth about the pay roll robbery murder.
(d) A place to sleep.
7. Who does Trock want to drive home in a car?
(b) Judge Gaunt.
8. Why does Judge Gaunt ask for assistance in getting home?
(a) He is weak.
(b) He doesn't trust Trock to keep his word.
(c) He fears the neighborhood.
(d) He can't remember how he got to the apartment.
9. What is Miriamne's opinion of Mio's personal philosophy?
(a) He believes the very faith he denies.
(b) Faith determines the will.
(c) Cripples often need a crutch.
(d) The tree is only as strong as the roots are deep.
10. In the beginning of Act 2, what sound can be heard offstage?
(a) A shout.
(b) A gunshot.
(c) A piano.
(d) A violin.
11. Where does Miriamne tell the tramp to lie down?
(a) In the back room.
(b) By the door.
(c) On the couch.
(d) Under the water pipes.
12. Why didn't Miriamne tell the police the truth about Garth?
(a) To honor her father.
(b) She couldn't turn her brother in.
(c) She feared for his life.
(d) She hates the police.
13. What announcement does Carr make at the end of Act 1, Scene 3?
(a) There has been a wreck.
(b) Someone has been shot.
(c) Esdras is dead.
(d) Esdras fell in the river.
14. What do Lucia and Piny take away at the end of Act 1?
(a) The piano.
(b) The apple cart.
(c) A pair of shoes.
(d) A dead body.
15. What happened the last time Trock asked someone if he was all through?
(a) Trock ran off.
(b) Trock hit him.
(c) The police came.
(d) That person died.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does the Tramp enter the apartment in Act 2?
2. Who does Miriamne kiss in Act 1, Scene 3?
3. Why does Judge Gaunt offer Esdras money?
4. What is the Tramp's name?
5. Why didn't the Sergeant find Shadow's body in the room?
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