Much Ado About Nothing Act 2 Scene 1

Who does Leonato notice in not at supper that evening? Don John
For what does Beatrice say she is thankful to God every night? That she is not married
Where does Beatrice say that, as an unmarried woman, she shall go? Beatrice will go to Heaven upon her death.
What kind of party is Leonato hosting? He is hosting a masquerade party.
How does Beatrice further insult Benedick at Leonato’s party? Beatrice, not knowing it is Benedick she is with, talks negatively about him.
How does Don John feed false information to Claudio? Don John tells Claudio when he is in a mask pretending to be Signior Benedick.
Who does Claudio become angry with after Don John shares what he “heard”? Hero/ Don Pedro
What hint does Beatrice drop about the possible reason for her treatment of Benedick? Benedick lent his heart to her for a while, but he hurt her.
What news does Don Pedro bring to Claudio? Don Pedro tells Claudio that he has won Hero’s hand in marriage to Claudio.
What plan does Don Pedro begin to concoct? He plots to bring Beatrice and Benedick together.
What plan does Borachio devise that pleases Don John? Borachio will use Margaret to discredit Hero in Claudio’s eyes.
What does Don John promise to Borachio if he is able to pull off his scheme? Don John promises him one thousand ducats if he is successful
What info does Don John say he is going to obtain? He intends to learn the date of Claudio and Hero’s wedding.
Why does Benedick send a servant to retrieve a book from his room? He wants be alone with his brooding about Claudio
Which of the following is not one of the changes in Claudio’s behavior that Benedick notices? Claudio has shaved his beard.
What does Benedick blame for the unfavorable changes he sees in Claudio? Claudio has fallen in love with Hero.
For what reason must a woman possess specific qualities according to Benedick? She must possess these qualities or he would never consider marrying her.
What story do Don Pedro, Balthasar, and Claudio tell while Benedick is hiding in the arbor? They say that Beatrice is in love with Signior Benedick
What knowledge do Don Pedro, Balthasar, and Claudio have that Benedick is not aware of? They know that Benedick is in the arbor listening.
What is Benedick’s reaction to the news he overhears? He is shocked that Beatrice loves him, and he says that he loves her as well.