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Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men


by John Steinbeck

Of Mice and Men: And Women and Lady Mice Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Of Mice and Men? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Lennie's fetish?

Petting things
Q. How would you describe Curley's disposition?

Q. Why did George and Lennie leave their job in Weed?

George ate all the fruit he was supposed to pick.
The old boss was a leprechaun, and disappeared when Lennie touched his gold.
Lennie touched a woman's dress, and she was not happy about this.
The old boss ran a squirrel circus, and the squirrels had a strike.
Q. What does Curley tell people happened to his hand?

A ticking crocodile bit it off.
It got crushed in the whorehouse.
It got caught in a machine. X
Vader lightsabered it.
Q. Why does Lennie run to the grove?

He thinks he'll find a new puppy.
Curley's wife made the moves on him.
He accidentally killed Curley's wife.
Not this answer, don't choose it. It's wrong.