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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Mio was four, where did he visit his father?
(a) On a farm.
(b) In prison.
(c) Near the river.
(d) In a park.
2. What is Mio really searching for when he knocks on the apartment door in Chapter 2?
(b) The truth about the pay roll robbery murder.
(c) A place to sleep.
(d) Trock's letter.
3. Who is accused of Shadow's death?
(b) The Tramp.
4. What does Miriamne's name mean?
(a) Sea of Bitterness.
(b) Little Light.
(c) Daughter of Light.
(d) Little Miriam.
5. What happened the last time Trock asked someone if he was all through?
(a) Trock ran off.
(b) Trock hit him.
(c) That person died.
(d) The police came.
6. Why does Miriamne apologize to Esdras at the beginning of Act 2?
(a) She feels he is wrong.
(b) She cannot agree with his views.
(c) She wasn't listening to him.
(d) She does not want to follow his advice.
7. What does Miriamne give Mio before he leaves in Act 2?
(a) A slap.
(b) A hug.
(d) The letter.
8. Who let the Tramp stay in the apartment last winter?
9. In Act 1, Scene 3, what is heard after Trock exits?
(b) A crash.
(c) A shout.
(d) Violin music.
10. In Act 1, Scene 3, whom does Shadow say he is keeping out of trouble?
11. Where does Miriamne tell the tramp to lie down?
(a) On the couch.
(b) In the back room.
(c) Under the water pipes.
(d) By the door.
12. Where is Act 2 set?
(a) In basement apartment near the bridge.
(b) On the roof of the tenement building.
(c) On the banks of a river under a bridge.
(d) On top of the bridge.
13. In Act 2, what excuse does Mio give for knocking on the apartment door?
(a) He wanted to buy an apple from Piny.
(b) He wanted to give Lucia money.
(c) He is looking for the judge.
(d) He is trying to earn tuition money.
14. Why can't anyone locate the dead body in Act 1, Scene 3?
(a) The car was on fire.
(b) Shadow took it away.
(c) It fell in the river.
(d) Two young men in blue serge took it away.
15. Which character are the Policeman and the Sergeant searching for in Act 2?
(d) Judge Gaunt.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Mio to leave the apartment?
2. Who does Miriamne kiss in Act 1, Scene 3?
3. At the end of Act 1, why does Mio remain outside after all the other characters have left?
4. In Act 2, how does Miriamne entice Mio to stay?
5. What is Miriamne's ethnic background?
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