The Threepenny Opera Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Which character says, "We lower-middle-class artisans who work with humble jemmies on small shopkeepers' cash registers are being swallowed up by big corporations backed by the banks"? (from Act 3, Scene 9, Part 2)


What is the name of the prison or jailhouse? (from Act 1, Scene 3)


Who sings the song, "What Keeps Mankind Alive"? (from Act 2, Scene 6)


What does Polly ask of Macheath before he goes? (from Act 2, Scene 4)


Which character says, "And to think I stood shoulder to shoulder with this man in Azerbaidjan under a hail of bullets"? (from Act 3, Scene 9, Part 2)

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