The Misanthrope

by: Molière

Act 1 Quick Quiz

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As the play begins, Alceste and Philinte are arguing about how to treat people for whom you have ___.

2 of 5
Whose faults does Philinte claim that Alceste turns a blind eye to?

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Oronte praises Alceste and suggests that the two men should become ___.

4 of 5
What is Alceste’s reaction upon hearing Oronte’s poem recited?

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When Philinte criticizes Alceste’s treatment of Oronte, what does Alceste demand that Philinte do?