Trifles Overview Quiz

A man has been murdered and his wife is the suspect. What has caused this quiet, unassuming woman to take such drastic measures? Men have their theories but the women have different ideas. Be sure you understand what went on in the farmhouse both before and after the murder by taking the eNotes quiz for Susan Glaspell's Trifles.

  1. What does Henderson find on the top shelf of the cupboard closet?

    Question Answer Choices
  2. How does Mrs. Hale remember Minnie in her youth?

    Question Answer Choices
  3. How does Mr. Wright die?

    Question Answer Choices
  4. Who first enters the farmhouse?

    Question Answer Choices
  5. Where has Mrs. Wright been taken?

    Question Answer Choices
  6. What is the reason that Hale had come to visit Mr. Wright?

    Question Answer Choices
  7. What excuse does Minnie offer for not being aware that her husband had been murdered during the night?

    Question Answer Choices
  8. What does Mrs. Peters tell her husband regarding the bird?

    Question Answer Choices
  9. Who discovered the murder?

    Question Answer Choices
  10. What do the women discover in Minnie’s sewing box?

    Question Answer Choices