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Tartuffe: Holy Molière! Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Tartuffe? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
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Q. Why does Orgon invite Tartuffe into his home?


Because Tartuffe is an honored guest
Because Tartuffe is homeless
Because Tartuffe is his relative
Because Tartuffe has cleverly disguised himself as the adult escort that Orgon ordered
Q. What does Orgon’s family think of Tartuffe?


They think he must be pretty special, since a whole play is named after him
They think he is kind and gentle
They think he is mentally unstable
They think he is a con artist
Q. What does Orgon arrange for his daughter?


A dance
Her marriage
A full-contact football game (Orgon never got over not having a son)
A tea party
Q. For what does Dorine criticize Mariane?


Not standing up to her father
Wanting to marry Valère
Making her own dress
Hogging the tea
Eating her soup with a fork
Q. Whom does Tartuffe try to seduce?


Mariane
Dorine
That dashing reflection in the pool
Elmire
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