Arthur Miller Quizzes

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Test your knowledge of Arthur Miller by taking one of our user-contributed quizzes! Each quiz is multiple choice and includes questions on plot points, themes, and character traits. Test your knowledge online or print for classroom use.

  • Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman

    Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman

    "A star like that, magnificent, can never really fade away." Willy Loman is an aging traveling salesman who has long believed, despite all evidence to the contrary, in the American Dreaml that is, if you work hard, you will be successful. Unfortunately, the promise is either hollow or misunderstood by...

  • Biff in Death of a Salesman

    Biff in Death of a Salesman

    Biff Loman is Willy's son, who, despite being thirty-four years old, has yet to find his purpose in life. Like his father, Biff's dreams are unfulfilled, leaving him frustrated and angry, both with himself and Willy. Be sure you understand the complicated relationship between father and son by taking the...

  • Charley in Death of a Salesman

    Charley in Death of a Salesman

    Charley is Willy Loman's neighbor and long time friend; in fact, he is Willy's only friend. It is Charley who offers Willy money and a job. But unlike Willy, Charley has a successful son and a better grasp of reality. Be sure you understand Charley and his relationship with Willy...

  • Bernard in Death of a Salesman

    Bernard in Death of a Salesman

    Bernard is the son of Willy Loman's long time friend, Charley. Unlike Willy's own sons, Biff and Happy, Bernard is successful by anyone's standards. Be sure you understand how Bernard's real accomplishments compare to the one's Willy invents for his boys by taking the quiz over the character of Bernard...

  • Ben Loman in Death of a Salesman

    Ben Loman in Death of a Salesman

    Ben Loman is Willy's brother and "Uncle Ben" to Biff and Happy. Even though the brothers have had little contact, Ben has reached mythical status in Willy's imagination for his bold adventures and take-no-prisoners attitude. Be sure you understand the Ben of Willy's imaginings by taking the quiz over the...

  • Death of a Salesman Overview

    Death of a Salesman Overview

    Uncover the Loman family's secrets with help from eNotes' Death of a Salesman Overview Quiz, designed to test you on the characters, plot and setting of Miller's play to help you study smarter.

  • The Crucible Overview

    The Crucible Overview

    In Salem, Massachusetts, a group of young girls starts one of the most notorious cases of mass hysteria in American history. Be sure you recall who is accused, who confesses, who refuses to confess and why by taking the quiz from eNotes about Arthur Miller's The Crucible.

  • The Crucible Act 1 Scene 1

    The Crucible Act 1 Scene 1

    Something strange has been going on in the woods near Salem, Massachusetts, maybe even something evil. Be sure you understand the conflicts that form the basis of the tragedy to come by taking the quiz over Act 1, Scene 1 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know...

  • The Crucible Act 1 Scene 2

    The Crucible Act 1 Scene 2

    Betty, Reverand Parris's daughter, has an unexpected reaction when she hears a psalm read. Be sure you know how the girl behaves and more by taking the quiz over Act 1, Scene 2 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a...

  • The Crucible Act 1 Scene 3

    The Crucible Act 1 Scene 3

    Abigail has made some serious accusations against Tituba, the slave woman owned by Reverand Parris. Of what has Abigail accused the woman and how does she respond? Be sure you know the answers to these questions and more by taking the quiz over Act 1, Scene 3 of The Crucible...

  • The Crucible Act 2 Scene 1

    The Crucible Act 2 Scene 1

    The situation has become too much for the local Salem government to handle and judges from Boston are called in. Be sure you know what is going on as the accusations continue to fly by taking the quiz over Act 2, Scene 1 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions...

  • The Crucible Act 2 Scene 2

    The Crucible Act 2 Scene 2

    What has Mary Warren given Elizabeth? What has John agreed to do, against his own judgment? Be sure you know the answers to these questions and more by taking the quiz over Act 2, Scene 2 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if...

  • The Crucible Act 2 Scene 3

    The Crucible Act 2 Scene 3

    John makes a terrible mistake which seems to be the evidence his accusers need to condemn him. Be sure you know what "crime" John has committed and more by taking the quiz over Act 2, Scene 3 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash...

  • The Crucible Act 2 Scene 4

    The Crucible Act 2 Scene 4

    What has John angrily torn up? What gruesome thing has been done to the poppet, and why? Be sure you know the answers to these questions and more by taking the quiz over Act 2, Scene 4 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash...

  • The Crucible Act 3 Scene 1

    The Crucible Act 3 Scene 1

    Frances Nurse has made a surprising accusation!. Be sure you know what the woman is charging and more by taking the quiz over Act 3, Scene 1 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of the major points...

  • The Crucible Act 3 Scene 2

    The Crucible Act 3 Scene 2

    Hysteria is growing and more and more people stand accused of witchcraft. A petition is circulated to stop the madness, to no avail. Be sure you understand how the terror is escalating by taking the quiz over Act 3, Scene 2 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you...

  • The Crucible Act 3 Scene 3

    The Crucible Act 3 Scene 3

    Mary Warren has come before the court and levels a number of accusations. Be sure you know what Mary's claims are and more by taking the quiz over Act 3, Scene 3 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good...

  • The Crucible Act 4 Scene 1

    The Crucible Act 4 Scene 1

    What has happened in Andover and where has Abigail gone? Be sure you know the answers to these questions and more by taking the quiz over Act 4, Scene 1 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know in a flash if you have a good grasp of...

  • The Crucible Act 4 Scenes 2 and 3

    The Crucible Act 4 Scenes 2 and 3

    John loses his fight but not the thing that is the most important to him and to his family. Be sure you understand how this tragedy has played out by taking the quiz over Act 4, Scenes 2 and 3 of The Cruciblefrom eNotes. Five questions let you know...