Idiot's Delight Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

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Idiot's Delight Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does the captain speculate at the end of the first act?
(a) Germany has surrendered.
(b) The roads will be opening soon.
(c) America has joined the war effort.
(d) Italy is at war with France.

2. What does Harry promote the act for the blond girls as?
(a) Les Blondie.
(b) The Incredible Blondes.
(c) The Amazing Blondes.
(d) Les Blondes.

3. Who are above war, according to the Cherrys?
(a) Americans.
(b) Italians.
(c) British people.
(d) Russians.

4. How do Mr. and Mrs. Cherry seem to the other hotel guests in Act 1?
(a) Troubled.
(b) Confused.
(c) In love.
(d) Angry.

5. As Don and Irene discover at the end of Act 1, how many countries can be seen from the main window of the hotel?
(a) Three.
(b) Five.
(c) Four.
(d) Two.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did the planes that Irene questions Weber about take off?

2. Where does Irene indicate a desire to be, in the first scene of Act 2?

3. What nationality is Dr. Waldersee?

4. What does Irene tell about her relatives as she is entertaining other hotel guests at the end of the first scene in Act 2?

5. Who does Irene talk to at the end of Act 2's opening scene?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Irene introduce the phrase "Idiot's Delight", and what does it mean?

2. What is Weber's role in Act 2, Scene 3, and what does it signify?

3. Who is Dr. Waldersee, and what brings him to the hotel in Act 1?

4. Who interrupts Harry in Act 2, Scene 2, and what statement does that make?

5. What was different about Irene when Harry first met her? What was similar about her?

6. What is interesting about the exchange between Irene and the captain towards the end of the play?

7. What does Quillery relay to the hotel guests about the Italian military, and what is his frame of mind?

8. What does the captain announce at the end of Act 1, and how does Harry respond?

9. Who is Quillery and what are his thoughts on the war?

10. Why does Irene capture the attention of the hotel guests and what impresses her about the hotel itself?

(see the answer keys)

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