A Midsummer Night's Dream - Act 1 Quiz - By: Cameryn, Bronwen, Sarah C.

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  • 1. 
    Who said this quote?Upon that day, either prepare to die for disobedience to your father's will, Or else wed Demetrius, as he would, Or on Diana's altar to protest, for aye, austerity, and single life.  
    • A. 

      Theseus (to Egeus)

    • B. 

      Lysander (to Hermia)

    • C. 

      Theseus (to Hermia)

    • D. 

      Theseus (to Hippolyta)

  • 2. 
    In Act 1, Lysander and Hermia plan to elope and get married at....
    • A. 

      The Duke's Palace

    • B. 

      The woods

    • C. 

      Demetrius' House

    • D. 

      Lysander's Aunt's House

  • 3. 
    Egeus believes that Demetrius is not a suitable match for his daughter, Hermia. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    At the start of the play, Theseus and Hippolyta's wedding is five days away. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Helena is jealous of Hermia, and the love that Demetrius has for her.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Fill in the blank:My fair Hippolyta, our ______ hour draws apace. 
  • 7. 
    Fill in the blank:Marry, our play is the most ______ comedy
  • 8. 
    As the craftsmen are being assigned parts, Bottom offers to play what roles in addition to Pyramus?
    • A. 

      Lion

    • B. 

      Moonshine

    • C. 

      Thisbe

    • D. 

      The Duke

  • 9. 
    Which of the following passage(s) were quoted by Hermia?
    • A. 

      O that your frowns would teach my smiles such skill.

    • B. 

      Take comfort. He shall no more see my face. Lysander and myself shall fly this place.

    • C. 

      Keep promise, love. Look, here comes Helena.

    • D. 

      With duty and desire, we follow you.

  • 10. 
    Who said this quote?I am, my lord, as well derived as he, as well possessed. My love is more than his, my fortunes every way as fairly ranked,If not with vantage, as Demetrius,And, which is more than all these boasts can be, I am beloved of the beauteous Hermia. 
    • A. 

      Lysander (to Theseus)

    • B. 

      Demetrius (to Hermia)

    • C. 

      Egeus (to Theseus)

    • D. 

      Lysander (to Egeus)

  • 11. 
    The craftsmen get assigned their parts at Quince's house (in the AMND book, not movie.) 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Robin Starveling's profession is as a ______.
  • 13. 
    The craftsmen plan to rehearse for the play at...
    • A. 

      Quince's house

    • B. 

      The town square

    • C. 

      The Duke's Oak

    • D. 

      The Barbershop

  • 14. 
    Who said this quote?Stand forth, Demetrius.My noble lord, this man hath my consent to marry her.Stand forth, Lysander.And my gracious duke, this man hath bewitched the bosom of my child. 
    • A. 

      Egeus (to Lysander)

    • B. 

      Bottom (to Theseus)

    • C. 

      Egeus (to Theseus)

    • D. 

      Hippolyta (to Theseus)

  • 15. 
    Who said this quote?How happy some o'er other some can be!Through Athens I am thought as fair as she.But what of that? Demetrius thinks not so.He will not know, what all, but he do know. 
    • A. 

      Helena (to Lysander)

    • B. 

      Hermia (to Egeus)

    • C. 

      Demetrius (to Helena)

    • D. 

      Helena (to herself)

  • 16. 
    Snug: Have you the Lion's part written? Pray you, if it be,Give it to me, as I a slow of study. Quince: You may do it _______, for it is nothing but roaring. 
  • 17. 
    Who said this quote?The raging rocks,And shivering shocks,Shall break the locks,Of prison gates
    • A. 

      Quince (to Bottom)

    • B. 

      Bottom (to the craftsmen)

    • C. 

      Flute (to the craftsmen)

    • D. 

      Flute (to Quince)