Our Town ACT I Reading Quiz

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Reading Quizzes & Trivia

A brief reading quiz on characters and action in Wilder's classic play.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Emily's father, Mr. Webb, is a
    • A. 

      Newspaper editor

    • B. 

      Doctor

    • C. 

      Milkman

    • D. 

      Lawyer

    • E. 

      Stage manager

  • 2. 
    George Gibbs' father is a
    • A. 

      Newspaper editor

    • B. 

      Doctor

    • C. 

      Milkman

    • D. 

      Lawyer

    • E. 

      Stage manager

  • 3. 
    Howie Newsome is a
    • A. 

      Newspaper editor

    • B. 

      Doctor

    • C. 

      Milkman

    • D. 

      Lawyer

    • E. 

      Stage manager

  • 4. 
    The church choir director Simon Stimson's personal problem is
    • A. 

      A broken heart

    • B. 

      Drug addiction

    • C. 

      Bankruptcy

    • D. 

      Paranoia

    • E. 

      Alcoholism

  • 5. 
    Doc Gibbs scolds his son George for the boy's failure to help his mother by
    • A. 

      Doing laundry

    • B. 

      Chopping wood

    • C. 

      Helping Rebecca with her homework

    • D. 

      Cleaning his room

    • E. 

      Weeding the garden

  • 6. 
    Who is getting and giving help on math homework as the first act closes?
    • A. 

      George is helping Emily

    • B. 

      Emily is helping George

    • C. 

      George is helping Wally

    • D. 

      Emily is helping Rebecca

    • E. 

      No one is helping anyone else.