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Tevye the Dairyman

Tevye the Dairyman


by Sholem Aleichem

Tevye the Dairyman: Quiz 3: Symbols Quiz Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Tevye the Dairyman? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Tevye most identifies with which of his property?

His horse
His cows
His awesome collection of spoons
His house
Q. Which of Tevye's daughters breaks away from her sisters' example?

Q. Tevye's final defeat comes when which is under threat?

His house
His reputation
His belief in God
His dairy business
Q. When one of his daughters talks out of turn, Tevye compares her to what?

A pot that thinks it's a kettle
A pig that acts like a dog
A hen that crows like a rooster
A duckling that thinks it's a swan
Q. What does Podhotsur ask Tevye to do?

Keep up the good work
Give Beilke a larger dowry
Go to Israel
Become business partners with him