Of Mice And Men Quiz Chapter 1

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Of Mice And Men Quiz Chapter 1

This quiz is on the Of Mice and Men research topics and Chapter 1 from the book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote Of Mice and Men?
    • A. 

      Mark Twain

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare

    • C. 

      John Steinbeck

    • D. 

      J.D. Salinger

    • E. 

      John Grisham

  • 2. 
    What state is Salinas in?
    • A. 

      Washington

    • B. 

      Idaho

    • C. 

      Oregon

    • D. 

      California

    • E. 

      Nevada

  • 3. 
    When was the Great Depression in America?
    • A. 

      1910s and 1920s

    • B. 

      1930s and 1940s

    • C. 

      1950s and 1960s

    • D. 

      1970s and 1980s

    • E. 

      1990s and 2000s

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is usually associated with mental retardation?
    • A. 

      Low intelligence quotient

    • B. 

      Deficit in memory skills

    • C. 

      Difficulty with problem solving

    • D. 

      Difficulty learning social rules

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    During the Great Depression most migrant workers went to this state:
    • A. 

      Nevada

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      Alaska

    • D. 

      Wisconsin

    • E. 

      Florida

  • 6. 
    Which of the following was a popular form of entertainment during the 1930s and 1940s in America?
    • A. 

      Movies

    • B. 

      Music

    • C. 

      Books

    • D. 

      Family games

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    In Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck begins the novel by describing:
    • A. 

      A mouse

    • B. 

      A man

    • C. 

      Nature

    • D. 

      A city

    • E. 

      A house

  • 8. 
    Two men emerge from a path and stop to drink from a pool of water. Who is "small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features"?
    • A. 

      Lennie

    • B. 

      George

  • 9. 
    Who is his opposite: "a huge man, shapeless of face, with large, pale eyes and wide, sloping shoulders"?
    • A. 

      Lennie

    • B. 

      George

  • 10. 
    Who has trouble remembering things?
    • A. 

      Lennie

    • B. 

      George

  • 11. 
    What does Lennie have in his pocket?
    • A. 

      A rock

    • B. 

      A work card

    • C. 

      A dead mouse

    • D. 

      A ring

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    Where are George and Lennie going?
    • A. 

      To find work on a ranch

    • B. 

      To mine for gold in California

    • C. 

      To cross the border into Mexico

    • D. 

      To rob banks in San Francisco

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    When George and Lennie stop for the night and prepare supper, George asks Lennie to grab some sticks for the fire. What does Lennie pick up and hide from George?
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      A rock

    • C. 

      A watch

    • D. 

      A book

    • E. 

      A dead mouse

  • 14. 
    Who gets angry and verbally explodes in Chapter 1?
    • A. 

      Lennie

    • B. 

      George

  • 15. 
    What "bad things" did Lennie do in the past?
    • A. 

      Steal a car

    • B. 

      Get in a fight

    • C. 

      Touch a girl's dress

    • D. 

      Rob a bank

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    What are Lennie and George's plans for the future?
    • A. 

      Buy a house

    • B. 

      Own a couple of acres

    • C. 

      Live off the fat of the land

    • D. 

      Own rabbits

    • E. 

      All of the above

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