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A View from the Bridge

A View from the Bridge


by Arthur Miller

A View from the Bridge: Knowing Mr. Miller, We’re Betting Someone’s Not Just There for the View Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around A View from the Bridge? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Red Hook?

Eddie’s neighborhood bar
A slum in Brooklyn
What they use to catch the fish they serve at Red Lobster
Neighborhood where Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi call home
Q. Where does Eddie work?

In a government building
In a meat-packing plant
He could tell you, but then he’d have to kill you
On the docks
At a national park
Q. What is Beatrice having smuggled into the country illegally?

Overproof Jamaican rum
Q. What does Rodolfo want to do?

Move back to Sicily in a few years
Stay in America forever
Have one home in America and another in Sicily, and summer in the Greek Isles. Sure. Keep dreaming, Rodolfo.
Q. Why does Eddie tell Catherine that she shouldn’t marry Rodolfo?

Because Eddie doesn’t want her to move away
Because Eddie has heard that Rodolfo is a gassy sleeper
Because Rodolfo is only trying to get his American citizenship
Because he made the mistake of marrying for money, and doesn’t want her to do the same