Of Mice and Men

by: John Steinbeck

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quick Quiz

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Where does the power to oppress come from, as suggested in the novel?

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What does the farm that Lennie and George want to buy represent?

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What place is there for women in the novel’s idealized vision of brotherly love?

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What does Lennie’s puppy represent?

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What does novel suggest about the American dream?