English Spring Semester Exam

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Taming of the Shrew- In induction 1 what is the setting for this scene?

An alehouse and party at a lord's house

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 1 what has Christopher Sly done to anger the hostess?

He broke some glasses

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 1 what does the hostess do to solve the problem?

He kicks Sly out

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 1 what joke does the lord plan to play on Sly?

He plans to make Christopher Sly believe he is a lord who has been unconscious

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 1 what does the lord make of the traveling players?

He requests the actors to show Sly a play

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 2 what is the setting?

The lord's house

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 2 which character assumes a disguise?

Page (He dresses up as Sly's wife)

Taming of the Shrew- In induction 2 is the lord's joke a success or a failure?

A success (Sly believes everything)

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, what is Sly doing?

Watching the play

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, what is the setting?

Padua

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, which characters want to marry Bianca?

Hortensio and Gremio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, what characteristics does Kate possess that make Hortensio and Gremio reject her?

She is harsh and has a sharp tongue

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, what rule does Baptisa establish for the marriages of his daughters?

Bianca cannot get married until Katherine does

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 1, what happens to Lucentio and what plan does he devise?

He falls in love with Bianca and plans to disguise himself as a teacher to secretly woo her

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 2, Why has Petruchio come to Padua?

To see Hortensio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 2, How does Hortensio agree to help Petruchio?

Hortensio agrees to pay for Petruchio's marriage of Kate

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 2, which character plans to assume a new identity?

Hortensio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 1 scene 2, Whom has Gremio hired as a tutor for Bianca? How does he think that the tutor will help him?

Lucentio- Gremio believes that Lucentio will put in a good word for him with Bianca

Taming of the Shrew- In act 2, how does Petruchio decide to woo Kate?

He decides to kill her with kindness

Taming of the Shrew- In act 2, according to Baptisa, what must Petruchio do to win Kate?

Get Kate to love him

Taming of the Shrew- In act 2, how does Tranio (disguised as Lucentio) gain Baptisa's consent to marry Bianca?

He out bids Hortensio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 2, what does Baptisa decide to arrange regarding Kate and Bianca's marriages?

Bianca will get married the week after Kate

Do Kate and Bianca have any choice about whom they will marry?

No

Taming of the Shrew- In act 2, what new problem does Tranio have?

He has to find someone to play his father named Vincentio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 3, why is Kate upset before her wedding?

She is being forced to marry Petruchio who hasn't even arrived yet

Taming of the Shrew- In act 3, what request do Baptisa and Tranio make of Petruchio before the wedding?

They want him to change out of his odd clothes

Taming of the Shrew- In act 3, how does Petruchio upset the plans for the wedding celebration?

He takes Kate and leaves

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, how does Petruchio try to tame Kate?

He denies her of food and sleep

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, how does Petruchio show anger?

He hits his servant and throws his food at him

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, what does Hortensio do?

He gives up trying to get Bianca

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, what identity does the pendant take on?

Lucentio's father, Vincentio

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, what decision does Baptisa make?

He gives consent for Lucentio to marry Bianca

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, what secret plan does Lucentio have concerning his marriage to Bianca?

He plans to take her to the priest and get married

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, who is Vincentio and how will he complicate the plot?

Vincentio is Lucentio's father and now there will be 2 Vincentio's

Taming of the Shrew- In act 4, on the road to Padua, what threat does Petruchio make that forces Kate to agree with him?

He threatens to turn back

Taming of the Shrew- In act 5, what news do Bianca and Lucentio tell their fathers?

They are married

Taming of the Shrew- In act 5, which characters enter into a wager and what are the terms?

Petruchio, Lucentio, and Hortensio plan a wager that whoever's wife is the most obedient will win 100 crowns.

Taming of the Shrew- In act 5, who comes to the men when summoned and who doesn't?

Bianca and the widow don't come while Kate comes

Taming of the Shrew- Summarize Kate's version of the husband's and the wife's role in marriage.

The wife should be submissive to the husband because the husband works and the wife stays home

What is farce?

slapstick comedy and ridiculous situations and characters

What is comedy?

a drama that ends happily

I can't add the group analysis stuff from The Taming of the Shrew (actually I just don't want to) so make sure to study that. Click ignore stuff in parenthesis and hit enter.

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What goes in the upper right corner of a notecard when doing research papers?

the first word of the Bibliography source citation

Each notecard should have a ____ _____ ______ at the top that indicates the _________ ________ subject AND a ___ _____ below it that indicates the card's specific focus within that subject.

main topic heading; overview outline; sub topic heading

For paraphrases, you should copy information straight from the source. T/F

False (You should use your own words)

What do you do to your own words when you add them to a quote?

Bracket your own words

What are these called (...)

ellipsis points

What do you use when you leave out non essential words from a quote?

ellipsis points

In the top left corner of your paper, four things go here. List these in order.

your name, your teacher's name, the class name, the date

All text should be _________ spaced.

double

True or False? There should be a one line gap in between the title and where your paper begins.

False

What is the only exception for your title to be italicized?

If your title includes a long work

What should the spacing be after paragraphs?

0 points

What fonts are accepted?

12 point times new roman or arial

What should your margins be set at?

1 inch

What goes in the header field?

Your last name and the page number

What are the necessary elements of the paper and what must each contain?

Introductory paragraph with hook and thesis, body, and conclusion that restates thesis

Does the punctuation go after or before the parenthetical citation?

after

Entries in your works cited page should be in ___________ order.

Alphabetical

In your works cited page, which lines are indented?

Every line after the first one for each entry

In A Raisin in the Sun, what is Walter's dream?

To make something of himself

In A Raisin in the Sun, how has Walter's dream been deferred?

The family doesn't have money

In A Raisin in the Sun, how does Walter deal with his dream?

He takes the insurance money and invests it

In A Raisin in the Sun, what is Ruth's dream?

To live in a nicer place

In A Raisin in the Sun, how has Ruth's dream been deferred?

The family doesn't have enough money

In A Raisin in the Sun, how does Ruth deal with her dream?

She takes care of their current house

In A Raisin in the Sun, what is Mama's dream?

To have a perfect family

In A Raisin in the Sun, how is Mama's dream deferred?

Beneatha and Walter fight alot

In A Raisin in the Sun, how does Mama deal with her dream?

She takes charge of the family

In A Raisin in the Sun, what is Beneatha's dream?

To become a doctor (be successful)

In A Raisin in the Sun, how has Beneatha's dream been deferred?

They don't have enough money to put her through medical school

In A Raisin in the Sun, how does Beneatha deal with her dream?

She talks to higher class people (not sure if it's right or not)

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Why did Walter ask Ruth what was wrong with her?

She wasn't in a good mood

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Why was Ruth upset when Walter gave Travis the money?

They don't have enough money to be spending like that

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Who are Willy and Bobo?

Walter's friends who Ruth doesn't like

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Walter said, "Damn my eggs . . . damn all the eggs that ever was!" Why?

Walter is trying to talk to Ruth but she keeps giving him the same response

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Who is Beneatha?

Walter's sister

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Why was Mama getting a check for $10,000?

Her husband died and she's getting the insurance money

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, Why did Beneatha say she wouldn't marry George?

She didn't really "like" him

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, What was Beneatha's attitude towards God?

She didn't believe in God

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 1, What happened to Ruth at the end of Act I Scene One?

She faints

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, Who is Joseph Asagai?

One of Beneatha's friends from Africa.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, What did Ruth find out at the doctor's office?

She's pregnant.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, Why is Asagai's present to Beneatha appropriate?

Not really sure but maybe because he likes her?

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, Why is Asagai's nickname appropriate?

The nickname he gave Beneatha was "One for whom bread is not enough".; Benneatha isn't satisfied in her current position and wants more.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, What does Mama say is "dangerous"?

When a man goes outside his house for peace.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, Where did Ruth actually go instead of the doctor's office?

Another person to t alk about abortion.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 1 scene 2, Why did Mama call Walter a disgrace to his father's memory?

He cared only for money unlike his father who I guessing wasn't as obsessed.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 1, What was Beneatha's family doing when George came in?

They were dancing.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 1, What are "assimilationist Negroes"?

People who try to blend in and fit in.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 1, What did Mama do with her money?

She used it to buy a house.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 1, What was Walter's reaction to Mama's purchase? Ruth's reaction?

Walter was sad because he couldn't invest it. Ruth was glad to move out.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 2, How did Ruth find out Walter hadn't been going to work?

His boss called them.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 2, Where had Walter been going instead of to work?

Driving around the country.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 2, What did Mama do for Walter?

She gave him the rest of the money.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 3, Who was Karl Lindner, and why did he visit the Youngers' house?

He was from a committee from the new neighborhood where the Younger's are moving. He wanted to pay them to not come.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 3, What was Walter's reaction to Lindner?

He got angry and kicked him out of the house.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 3, What presents did Mama get?

She got gardening stuff and a hat

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 2 scene 3, What news did Bobo bring to Walter?

His other friend Willy ran off with the money.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, Why didn't Beneatha want to be a doctor anymore?

She didn't care to help anymore.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, How did Asagai define "idealists" and "realists"?

He says ,"And because you cannot see the end- we also cannot see how it changes. And it is very odd but those who see the changes- who dream, who will not give up- are called idealists... and those who see only the circle we call them the "realists"!"

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, What does Asagai ask Beneatha to do?

To come to Africa with him.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, What fault does Mama find with herself?

She takes charge of the family to much.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, What solution does Walter have?

He called Karl Lindner to take him up on his offer.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, Why didn't Walter take the money Lindner offered?

They came from a proud family and didn't want his money.

In A Raisin in the Sun Act 3, Did the Youngers stay or move?

They moved.

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