Arms and the Man

by: George Bernard Shaw

Full Book Quiz

1. Near what is the Petkoffs’ house situated?

2. Raina’s father holds what rank in the Bulgarian army?

3. What does Louka tell Raina in the opening scene of the play?

4. To whom is Louka engaged?

5. From where does Bluntschli hail?

6. Whose picture does Raina keep in her room at the start of the play?

7. Catherine has what installed in the Petkoff house?

8. The Serbs are allied with members of which empire?

9. Bluntschli asks Raina to let him do what, when he is in her room?

10. The play might not be described as of which subgenre?

11. Why has Sergius resigned his army commission?

12. What does Petkoff do instead of using the electric bell to call the servants?

13. What do Raina and Catherine lend Bluntschli?

14. What is the physical evidence that Raina has feelings for Bluntschli?

15. The play is written in which form?

16. What does Bluntschli help Sergius and Petkoff with?

17. What makes Sergius’s charge successful?

18. To whom does Louka get engaged?

19. What job does Nicola earn at the end of the play?

20. What is revealed about Bluntschli in Act Three?

21. What does the Petkoff family brag about?

22. What is Louka willing to do to the Petkoffs, to advance her own social status?

23. What does Sergius do to Louka when they speak privately?

24. What does the play end in a flurry of?

25. Which of the following is not a symbol in the play?