Quiz - 1. Checkhov has writ ten t ragicomedies. Points...

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1. Checkhov has written tragicomedies. Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 2. The popular TV show, Will and Grace, is an example of tragicomedy. Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 3. Shakespeare included comic characters in many of his serious plays. Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 4. An example of "black comedy" is the play, What the Butler Saw. Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 5. The American Dream is a play by: A. Edward Albee B. Samuel Beckett C. Eugene Ionesco D. Oscar Wilde Points Earned: 5/5
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Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6. Comedies of Menace is not a genre of comedy used in plays. Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 7. This technique turns words upside down, and creates puns and malapropisms. A. Burlesque B. Verbal Humor C. Tragicomedy D. Farce Points Earned: 5/5 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. Farce features strong physical humor. Points Earned: 5/5
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course THE 100 taught by Professor Theater during the Spring '11 term at Parkland.

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Quiz - 1. Checkhov has writ ten t ragicomedies. Points...

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