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Tevye the Dairyman

Tevye the Dairyman


1. Whose is the only other family we see? -> Motl's
2. How does Tevye justify everything that happens? -> Saying that everything that happens is how God wants it to happen
3. What does Tevye like best to quote? -> His favorite writer, Sholem Aleichem
4. In Tevye's world, unstoppable power comes in what form? -> The oppressive government
5. What is the one time Tevye doesn't turn to religion? -> When Shprintze drowns herself
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