Plot
Characters
Literary Elements & Setting
Book Facts & The Author
Themes

100

George tells slim that Lennie was accused of this, which is the reason they had to leave Weed.
What is rape?

100

This person cared for Lennie before George did.
Who is Aunt Clara?

100

This is the place that Lennie and George leave in the beginning of the novel.
What is Weed?

100

This man is the author of the novella Of Mice and Men
Who is John Steinbeck?

100

Crooks expresses this theme when he describes his life at the ranch where he spends most of his time in his room.
What is loneliness?

200

Lennie kills this animal, which foreshadows his later killing.
What is a mouse?

200

This character wears a glove of vaseline on his hand and high-heeled boots.
Who is Curley?

200

Lennie's size and his last name are an example of this type of literary element.
What is irony?

200

The book was published in this year.
What is 1937?

200

This theme is evident through the relationship between George and Lennie, but also between George and Slim.
What is friendship?

300

After Lennie crushes Curley's hand, the men lie and say it was crushed by this.
What is a machine?

300

This character is known for his exceptional horse shoe playing skills and also tells Lennie that George may never return.
Who is Crooks?

300

This is where George tells Lennie to go if he ever gets in trouble.
What is the brush?

300

Of Mice and Men is set in this decade
What is 1930's?

300

Lennie describes his own version of this theme when he dreams about the ranch and having a place of his own.
What is the American Dream?

400

Carlson thinks that Lennie took this from him when it was George who used this to kill Lennie.
What is a luger?

400

This character hopes to join in George and Lennie's dream.
Who is Candy?

400

Candy's dog's death serves as this type of literary element to Lennie's death.
What is foreshadowing?

400

The author of the novella Of Mice and Men was better known for writing this popular novel.
What is The Grapes of Wrath?

400

George and Carlson both enact this theme through the act of killing.
What is mercy?

500

This persons murder is the climax of the story.
Who is Curley's wife?

500

This character is the only one who is never given an actual name in the entire novella.
Who is Curley's wife?

500

This is the river described in the novella.
What is the Salinas River?

500

Many critics found fault with Of Mice and Men for this reason.
What is the short length of the novella?

500

George embodies this theme by taking care of Lennie.
What is self-sacrifice?