Curley's Wife in Of Mice and Men Quiz

Curley's Wife in Of Mice and Men Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

Curley's Wife is never named, a fitting fate in that she is of little consequence to her husband or any of the other men on the ranch. She uses her sex appeal in desperate attention grabs, but these moments of recognition are fleeting and disappointing. Perpetually overlooked and disappointed, the frustrated woman often acts rashly. Be sure you understand the complexities of Curley's Wife by taking the eNotes quiz over her character in John Steinbeck's classic novella, Of Mice and Men.

  • Question 1

    What had Curley's wife once dream of becoming?

  • Question 2

    What is Curley's wife's real name?

  • Question 3

    George tells Lennie to avoid Curley's wife because she is _____________.

  • Question 4

    What does Curley's wife do when Lennie strokes her hair?

  • Question 5

    What does Curley's wife want more than anything?

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