Of Mice And Men Quizzes & Trivia

Have you read, “Of mice and men” written by the Nobel Prize winning author John Steinbeck? This book is a novel published in 1987. It represents the story of George Milton and Lennie Small who dream of having enough money to buy their own farm. The book was remarkable for the great use of animal imagery. It emphasizes the key themes of mental disability, racism and the inevitable tragedy of the ending.

“Do you think you know everything about this book?”, “Did you know that, this book is a required reading in many schools, even when some consider it offensive and racist. Owing to this controversy, the book was named one of the Most Challenged Books of 21st Century? Anyway, we’re sure that you will discover more interesting facts about this book, once you take these quizzes.

Answer the multiple choice questions on Of Mice and Men.

Questions: 24  |  Attempts: 3666   |  Last updated: Dec 31, 2012
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    Why do George and Lennie leave the ranch in Weed?

This is a very basic test to check your reading of "Of Mice and Men" by John Steinbeck.

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    Where did the bus drop the two men off?

Quiz based on research of the Great Depression era in preparation of reading the novella Of Mice and Men.

Questions: 29  |  Attempts: 407   |  Last updated: Jan 14, 2017
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    Steinbeck wrote this novella

This quiz is on the book called,"Of Mice and Men".

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 391   |  Last updated: Apr 3, 2019
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    Who was the author of this book?

The students will be taking a quiz on the book Of Mice and Men.

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    Of Mice and Men is set in which decade?




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Of Mice And Men Questions & Answers


What would happen to Lennie without George (according to Crooks)?
According to the crooks, Lennie will go to a mental hospital if George goes away. However, as far as that goes, that’s because Lennie is written in this book in such a way that it is obvious something is wrong with him. The reader never knows w
Who is older in Of Mice and Men?
The story “Of Mice and Men” was also made into a movie. It includes two main characters during the Great Depression when these two characters are trying to find work. They travel from farm to farm doing work until it is time to move on. T
What does Slim do with the newborn puppies?
He actually only gave one puppy to Lennie. Slim did drown some of the puppies as well, four of them, because he said the mother couldn't feed that many. He did also tell Candy he could have one of the puppies to replace his old dog if he wanted to.
Which of the following does not foreshadow later events in the novel?
It should be 4 because that never even happened in the story, Lennie is the one who held the mouse, plus it was already dead.
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