The Merchant of Venice Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Who announces to Lorenzo that Bassanio is expected home soon? (from Act 5, Scene 1)


What is found inside the casket chosen by the second suitor to Portia while Bassanio is sailing there? (from Act 2, Scene 9)


What is Nerissa disguised as while she is in Venice with Portia? (from Act 4, Scene 2)


Why would Shylock not approve of his daughter's choice in husband? (from Act 2, Scene 3)


What do the men lack for the upcoming masquerade? (from Act 2, Scene 4)

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