Othello

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Othello
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2011-05-12 19:12:50
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  1. Iago is genuinely concerned with Roderigo’s broken heart:
    FALSE
  2. Desdemona is assertive when she stands up to the: and asks to go to war with her husband.
    Duke
  3. Who is the playwright of Othello:
    William Shakespeare
  4. Brabantio is pleased that his daughter has married a military hero:
    FALSE
  5. And wake Brabantio to alert him that his daughter and Othello have eloped.
    Iago, Roderigo
  6. The Duke sends a messenger to find Othello. He wants to alert him that the: army is making a move toward Cyprus.
    Turks
  7. These two men love Desdemona:
    Roderigo and Othello
  8. Who does Othello allow to bring Desdemona to Cyprus? Who does he entrust her safety to?
    Iago
  9. What event delays Othello’s arrival on Cyprus?
    A storm at sea
  10. What century is Othello staged in?
    1500’s (16th century)
  11. As an intimate gift Othello gives to Desdemona a: embroidered with strawberries.
    Handkerchief
  12. Bianca (Cassio’s whore) is asked to duplicate the embroidery from Desdemona’s:__ She feels she must be making it for: ___
    Handkerchief; another woman
  13. How does Iago get Cassio to quarrel with Roderigo?
    He gets Cassio drunk
  14. How does Iago propose that Cassio will regain his reputation?
    He will get Desdemona to plead with Othello
  15. Which of the following epithets is most commonly applied to Iago throughout the play:
    Honest
  16. Which of Cassio’s weaknesses does Iago exploit?
    A low tolerance for alcohol
  17. What, according to Iago, is the “green-eyed monster?”
    Sexual Desire
  18. Who finds the handkerchief the first time it leaves Desdemona’s possession?
    Emilia
  19. Desdemona routinely angers Othello, unbeknownst to herself, as she needles him to confer with Cassio and make amends with him.
    TRUE
  20. While speaking with Othello, Iago continually considers Cassio as a close friend of his.
    TRUE
  21. Othello asks for one specific thing from Iago. What is it?
    Proof
  22. Desdemona incriminates herself (unknowingly) when she publicly seeks out Cassio.
    TRUE
  23. By the end of Act 4, Scene 1, Othello has decided ONE thing for sure. What is it?
    He will kill Desdemona and Cassio
  24. Othello accuses of Desdemona of cheating on him. Desdemona admits that she has wronged her lord in this way.
    FALSE
  25. Who does Desdemona as to plead her case before Othello?
    Iago
  26. Desdemona requests that Emilia do this to help her prepare for bed.
    Put her wedding sheets on the bed
  27. Who did Desdemona hear the willow song from?
    Her mother’s maid
  28. Who is the author of this play?
    William Shakespeare
  29. 1st to die:
    Roderigo
  30. Iago kills
    (Roderigo knows to much)
  31. Iago=
    “hero” for killing villain
  32. -2nd dead:
    Desdemona
  33. Who kills Desdemona
    Othello kills her
  34. Othello things __ is dead
    Cassio

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