Of Mice And Men Quotes Quiz - Can You Answer All Questions?

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Of Mice and Men is a classic novella written by John Steinbeck. It was released in 1937. The novella is a critically acclaimed classic loved by many. The story explores the personal experiences of migrant ranch workers George Milton and Lennie Small. The book is set during the period of the Great depression.
Have you read the book? Can you answer this "Of Mice and Men Quotes Quiz correctly'? Pick the correct option from the four options in the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    "Sure they all want it. Everybody wants a little bit of land, not much. Jus' som'thin' that was his. Som'thin' he could live on and there couldn't nobody throw him off of it. I never had none." Who said the following quote? 

    • A.

      Lennie

    • B.

      George 

    • C.

      Carlson

    • D.

      Candy 

    Correct Answer
    D. Candy 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Candy. This can be inferred from the quote where the speaker expresses the desire for a piece of land that they could call their own, indicating a longing for stability and security. Lennie, George, and Carlson are not mentioned in the quote and do not express the same sentiment.

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  • 2. 

    "We know what we got, and we don't care whether you know it or not." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      Candy 

    • B.

      George 

    • C.

      Slim

    • D.

      Lennie 

    Correct Answer
    A. Candy 
    Explanation
    Candy said the following lines. The statement suggests that Candy and the others are confident in what they have and are not concerned about others knowing about it.

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  • 3. 

     "I seen things out here. I wasn't drunk. I don't know if I was asleep. If some guy was with me, he could tell me I was asleep, an' then it would be all right. But I jus' don't know." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      Lennie 

    • B.

      George 

    • C.

      Curley

    • D.

       Crooks

    Correct Answer
    D.  Crooks
  • 4. 

    "I got you to look after me, and you got me to look after you, and that's why." Who said the following quote? 

    • A.

      George 

    • B.

      Lennie 

    • C.

      Crooks

    • D.

      Slim

    Correct Answer
    B. Lennie 
    Explanation
    Lennie said the quote, "I got you to look after me, and you got me to look after you, and that's why." This statement reflects the strong bond and mutual support between Lennie and his friend George. Lennie relies on George for guidance and protection, while George looks after Lennie, who has a mental disability. Their relationship is built on trust, dependency, and the understanding that they need each other for survival in their challenging circumstances.

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  • 5. 

    "Guys like us, that work on ranches, are the loneliest guys in the world. They got no fambly. They don't belong no place." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      George 

    • B.

      Lennie 

    • C.

      Candy

    • D.

      Curley

    Correct Answer
    A. George 
    Explanation
    George said the following lines. He is expressing the idea that men who work on ranches, like himself and Lennie, are very lonely because they have no family and don't belong anywhere. This statement reflects the isolation and lack of connection that many ranch workers experienced during the Great Depression era.

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  • 6. 

    "I seen hunderds of men come by on the road an' on the ranches, with their bindles on their back an' that same damn thing in their heads. Hunderds of them. They come, an' they quit an' go on; an' every damn one of 'em's got a little piece of land in his head. An' never a God damn one of 'em ever gets it." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      George 

    • B.

      Lennie 

    • C.

      Crooks

    • D.

      Slim

    Correct Answer
    C. Crooks
    Explanation
    Crooks said the following lines. He is expressing his observations of the many men who come and go, carrying their belongings and dreams of owning their own land. Despite their aspirations, Crooks believes that none of them ever achieve their goal.

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  • 7. 

    "Nobody never gets to heaven, and nobody gets no land. It's just in their head. They're all the time talkin' about it, but it's jus' in their head." Who said the following quote? 

    • A.

      George 

    • B.

      Lennie 

    • C.

      Curley

    • D.

      Crooks

    Correct Answer
    D. Crooks
    Explanation
    Crooks said the following quote. The quote suggests that nobody ever gets to heaven and nobody gets any land, implying that these things are just figments of people's imagination. Crooks is expressing his belief that people often talk about these things but they are not real.

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  • 8. 

     "Ain't many guys travel around together... I don't know why. Maybe ever'body in the whole damn world is scared of each other." Who said the following quotes? 

    • A.

      Slim

    • B.

      Lennie 

    • C.

      George 

    • D.

      Carlson

    Correct Answer
    A. Slim
    Explanation
    Slim said the following quotes. The quotes suggest that there are not many people who travel together, possibly because everyone in the world is afraid of each other.

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  • 9. 

    "I'd make a will an' leave my share to you guys in case I kick off, 'cause I ain't got no relatives nor nothing." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      Lennie 

    • B.

      George 

    • C.

      Curley

    • D.

      Candy

    Correct Answer
    D. Candy
    Explanation
    Candy said the following lines. He expresses his intention to make a will and leave his share of something to the other characters because he does not have any relatives or anyone else to leave it to. This statement suggests that Candy feels a sense of connection and camaraderie with Lennie, George, and the others, and wants to ensure they are taken care of in case something happens to him.

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  • 10. 

    "For two bits I'd shove out of here. If we can get jus' a few dollars in the poke we'll shove off and go up the American River and pan gold. We can make maybe a couple of dollars a day there, and we might hit a pocket." Who said the following lines? 

    • A.

      Crooks

    • B.

      Candy

    • C.

      Lennie 

    • D.

      George

    Correct Answer
    D. George
    Explanation
    George said the following lines. He is discussing his plans with Lennie and expressing his desire to leave their current situation and go to the American River to pan for gold. He believes that they can make a decent amount of money there and potentially strike it rich. This conversation reflects George's ambition and his hope for a better future for himself and Lennie.

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