Shakespeare The Tempest Questions (Act 3, Scene 1)

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The Tempest Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz about act 3 scene 1 from William Shakespeare's The Tempest.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Because she spoke with Ferdinand

    • B. 

      Because she told Ferdinand her name

    • C. 

      Because she wanted to marry Ferdinand

    • D. 

      Because she wanted Ferdinand to ‘crack his sinews and break his back’

  • 2. 
    1.    Why is Ferdinand willing to ‘crack his sinews, break his back’?
    • A. 

      Because he has to sacrifice his life to save the nation

    • B. 

      Because he doesn’t want Miranda to work whilst he sits around and does nothing

    • C. 

      Because he wants to impress Miranda in hope of her becoming his wife

    • D. 

      Because he enjoys the feeling

  • 3. 
             Why is Prospero happy?
    • A. 

      Because Ferdinand helped him carry logs

    • B. 

      Because Miranda found his book of magic in the jungle

    • C. 

      Because Miranda is in love with Ferdinand

    • D. 

      Because Ferdinand proposed to Miranda

  • 4. 
    1.    According to Ferdinand, how does Miranda differ from other women?
    • A. 

      She is without a rival in the world and made up of the best qualities of every creature

    • B. 

      She is pure-hearted, kind and surpasses his expectations

    • C. 

      She enjoys hard work and moving logs

    • D. 

      She is the first woman to have met his gaze

  • 5. 
    1.   Why can Ferdinand put up with carrying logs?
    • A. 

      Because he wants to become stronger and impress Miranda

    • B. 

      Because he wants to make fire with it

    • C. 

      Because he was forced by Prospero

    • D. 

      Because he wanted to' be Miranda’s slave and serve her'