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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. At the end of Act 1, why does Mio remain outside after all the other characters have left?
(a) He is waiting for Miriamne.
(b) He has nowhere to go.
(c) He claims to have business in the neighborhood.
(d) He wants to see the body for himself.
2. What is Miriamne's ethnic background?
3. How does Judge Gaunt explain Mio's murderous threats?
(a) Mio wants to die.
(b) Mio's father was a murderer.
(c) Mio is insane.
(d) Justice is hard to swallow.
4. How does Judge Gaunt describe the professor's work?
(a) Sheer genius.
(b) A tawdry tabloid.
(c) Pure fabrication.
5. Why does Mio swear at Miriamne?
(a) She is betraying her own flesh and blood.
(b) An incomplete letter is useless.
(c) He realizes she knows who he is.
(d) He wants her to stay at home.
6. What does Miriamne's name mean?
(a) Little Miriam.
(b) Sea of Bitterness.
(c) Daughter of Light.
(d) Little Light.
7. What is Mio's full first name?
8. What animal does Mio compare himself to in Act 2?
(a) A bug.
(b) A lion.
(c) A snake.
(d) A tiger.
9. In Act 1, Scene 3, who follows Shadow as he exits?
(a) Two young men in blue serge.
(c) The Tramp.
10. 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 does not want to follow his advice.
(d) She wasn't listening to him.
11. In Act 2, how does Mio keep Trock from leaving the room?
(a) By threatening to call the police.
(b) By blocking the doorway.
(c) By locking the door.
(d) With Trock's own gun.
12. In Act 2, which character does Miriamne fear will attempt to hurt Garth?
13. Which character offers to guide Judge Gaunt to the transit terminal?
14. What name does Mio give Trock in Act 2?
(b) Theophrastus Such.
15. In Act 1, Scene 3, what is heard after Trock exits?
(b) Violin music.
(c) A shout.
(d) A crash.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Mio retract his murder threat?
2. In Act 1, Scene 3, what advice does Mio give Miriamne about love?
3. Why does the Tramp enter the apartment in Act 2?
4. Why didn't the Sergeant find Shadow's body in the room?
5. In Act 2, how does Miriamne entice Mio to stay?
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