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The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie


by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie: She’d Pay You, but She’s a Little Shy Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Glass Menagerie? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Why won’t Tom leave his job?

Because he has a duty to support his family
Because on the day he was hired he signed a “here ‘til you die” clause
Because he loves it
Because some prankster chained him to his cubicle while he was sleeping on his keyboard
Because his mother has threatened to cut him off if he does
Q. With whom does Tom argue much of the time?

His boss
His mother
His sister
His friend Carter, who is always insisting that mushrooms are delicious
Q. How does Laura know the boy with whom her brother sets her up?

She recognizes him from church
They go to the same psychic empath
She went to high school with him
Q. Where does Laura hide?

In the living room
On top of her bed, because people always only look under the bed
In a bomb shelter
In the basement
Q. Why does it not work out between Jim and Laura?

Jim doesn’t feel anything toward her
Laura doesn’t feel anything toward Jim
Jim is engaged to someone else
They have drastically different sleep numbers