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Doctor Faustus

Doctor Faustus


by Christopher Marlowe

Doctor Faustus: What fresh hell is this? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Doctor Faustus? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Why does Faustus conjure Alexander the Great?

To help him fight off Benvolio
He wants advice on how to conquer Europe
To impress the emperor of Germany
Alexander was the first historical figure to come to mind
Q. How does Faustus torment Pope Adrian?

By stealing his food
By using finger screws
By reading the 95 Theses
By forcing Pope Adrain to play Russian roulette with him
Q. In the end, the Scholars give Faustus a proper burial because:

They're afraid he'll come back to haunt him if they don't
His friends and family force them to
They don't
He was once very admired for his scholarship
Q. Where did Faustus not travel to in the story?

Q. Why do Dick and Robin call Mephistopheles to help them?

They need bail
They stole a cup and the tavern keeper is after them
They were accused of being witches
They were drunk