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Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men


by John Steinbeck

Of Mice and Men: Down on the Farm Quiz

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Q. What do the men urge Candy to do?

Ask Curley's wife out on a date
Finish their chores for them
Join them for a visit to the local whorehouse
Let Carlson shoot his dog
Q. Which of the following explains Crooks's nickname?

He's a criminal.
He carries a shepherd's crook everywhere he goes.
He has a crooked back.
He lives in a crooked house with a crooked cat, which caught a crooked mouse.
Q. What happens to Lennie's puppy?

It ran away.
Curley stole it.
Lennie accidentally killed it.
The cook put it in a stew.
Q. What does Curley's wife offer to let Lennie do?

Take a new puppy from the litter
Stroke her hair
Drive her to town
Play horseshoes with the other men
Feed the rabbits
Q. What happens to Lennie at the end of the story?

He finally gets to live on his dream farm raising rabbits.
He has an affair with Curley's wife.
He leaves town with George.
He is shot in the back of the head by George.