In what ways does Lennie show that he is confused and nervous? Reluctance stems from his dream of the farm, Relate George's description of the farm to the novel's theme of a romantic Eden, The small farm will require "little" work, according to George. 9. Lennie's killing of the mouse, George's reference to the attack on the girl in Weed, and making Lennie promise to return to the brush if anything bad happens. How does this reinforce the theme of responsibility? What does this parallel reveal about George's motives? What is Crooks' reaction to the dream of the farm? Of Mice and Men Flashcards. Summary. Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section? 2) In what way is Curley s wife also a dreamer? 10. She thought she had a future in show business. Is her dream any more realistic than George and Lennie s? When she lashes out at Crooks: In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? 3 0. Is her dream any more realistic than George and Lennie's? Hers is an opportunity past, and George and Lennie's is for the future. Is her dream any more realistic than George and Lennie’s? He reassures Lennie that he is not mad and is almost asking Lennie for forgiveness, but Lennie doesn't understand, He wants to avoid the label of murderer so he makes it appear as if he's acting out of self defense. 37. Lennie reacts by trying to cover her up, no I'm not surprised because he tried to cover the puppy up too. he is skeptical and tells them that many have not succeeded with this dream but changes his views when he sees that they have already collected some money. In what way is Curley's wife also a dreamer? They will have abundant food to eat and rabbits for Lennie, a "heaven on earth", Not until Candy offers his $350 for George to use. When Lennie kills the puppy, he circles nervously like a terrier. Crooks wants to be in on it, he offers to work for them, Show how Candy's comments to Crooks and LEnnie relate the dream of the land to Steinbeck's idea of economic exploitation, Candy tells Crooks they almost have the money for the farm, and Crooks wants to help. How does George's reaction to the murder relate to his belief in the dream? In what way is Curley's wife also a dreamer? Curley's wife dreams about being in the movies, and her dream is less realistic than George and Lennie's. he isn't as strong as some of the other guys. What motives does Steinbeck suggest for her behavior? He shrinks physically and refuses to look at her. Author: Williams, Jamie Created Date: 11/13/2013 06:17:00 … How are Curley's and Slim's reactions different? 11. 10. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? then he fears George's anger more than punishment. 36. He has acted cruelly toward Lennie, but he resents it and now cares deeply for the helpless man, Slim's calm self-assurance makes George feel at ease. What is Lennie's state of mind when he goes into the brush? The description of his odd behavior concerning food and dress indicates that Whitey was somewhat a loner in the bunkhouse. Section 5. yes. She flirts with Lennie. What are George's last remarks to Lennie? Specifically, how does each try to assert his/her power in this place? 3. What motives does Steinbeck suggest for her behavior? His hands are also referred to as paws. She fits the description of a tramp, a glimpse into her mind may create sympathy for her. ... Quizlet Live. Which character names from this section have symbolic importance? He reassures George by saying that he knows that George had no choice in the matter. This chapter takes place the next night, while all of the men are off at the whorehouse spending their weeks' pay except for the feeble threesome of Crooks, Candy and Lennie. Crooks reluctantly says he was just kidding about joining the small farm. In what ways does Lennie show that he is confused and nervous? How does she entice Lennie into touching her? In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? Lennie's last name: Small (he isn't small) Candy suits the old man who befriends George and Lennie. Show how Candy's comments to Crooks and Lennie relate the dream of the land to Steinbeck's theme of economic exploitation. 39. Does it seem justified? How does Steinbeck covey Lennie's animal-like qualities? Answered by Jessica T #565006 on 10/17/2016 1:55 PM Look at Curly's wife's clothing, the red could impy seduction, in which red is associated with sexual desires. How is her nature as a destructive character most clearly revealed? She alternatively scorns the men for not going into town then flirts with them. The Bollywood film Crook is also known as It's Good to be Bad. Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section. How does she entice Lennie into touching her? In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? Chapter. 1. April 29, 2020. Most people at this time did everything by themselves so Crooks is saying that that is bad because it will make a man sick if he gets to lonely. What does the description of Crooks' room reveal about its occupant? 2. In what ways does Lennie show that he is confused and nervous? What does Lennie's fight with Curley show the ranch hands? Dragging his feet a little, the way a bear drags his paws. He is more permanent than the others because of his crippled back. Section V (84-98) How is Lennie’s treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? they are referencing how he can't control his hands. Give some examples of foreshadowing in this chapter. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? 4. Test Prep. Community Guidelines. Why is the stable buck set apart from the other men? What does Lennie's fight with Curley show the ranch hands? 10. Crooks lives alone because he is black. What does the description of Crook's room reveal about its occupation? Why does he stay with Lennie? 1. What motives does Steinbeck suggest for her behavior? He shrinks physically and refuses to look at her In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? Source(s) Of Mice and Men. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? Section V (84-98) 1. How is her nature as a destructive character most clearly revealed? In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? yes, because now they have a lot more money than they used to. CHAPTER 5 Comprehension 1. Lennie's last name is small but he isn't small, slim is very skinny and small, Why is the boss suspicious of George and Lennie, because George is talking for Lennie, and because they are traveling together, Who or what seems to be a source of tension in this chapter may foreshadow future conflicts. Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section. What does this description of the fight suggest about the nature of violence? Analyze Carlson's reasons for and Candy's reasons against shooting Candy's dog. Help. https://quizlet.com/72009009/of-mice-and-men-test-flash-cards Why are the actions of Lennie's hands described? 4. Crooks is lonely and isolated from everyone because he isn't allowed to share a room with anyone because of his race. How does the description of the farm relate to a romantic Eden? Most of the opening paragraphs of this section consist of a realistic description of the bunkhouse, what detail suggests the ranch hands have a "romantic" side? Pages 3. Why is the stable buck set apart from the other men? 3. Quizlet Learn. Slim drowned 4 of his dog's pups, and Carlson wants to shoot Candy's old dog. How does the behavior of Curley’s wife seem deliberately designed to provoke the men? Why does Slim treat George the way he does? When he is angry with Lennie, George dreams of taking his pay and spending it all on liquor and prostitutes. Crooks reluctantly says he was just kidding about joining the small farm. He doesn't think Lennie will be able to take care of the rabbits without killing them. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? What did Lennie do to the puppy? He resents taking care of him: it interferes his dreams and having a girl. He has more possessions than the others, Reflection on the fact he has a crooked back but also the twisted, lonely existence because of prejudice. Curley's wife turns vicious and threatens to accuse Crooks of rape. Why is George displeased that Lennie is in Crooks’ room? Her mother stopped this dream by taking a letter. For Crooks, the punishment would mean certain death. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? 2. What is Candy's opinion of Curley's wife? How do they touch on the central issues of the novel? How does the account of whitey's quitting contribute the book's mood of alienation, he took himself away from people to be more on his own. It shows that Lennie didn't want to fight with Curley, When George talks about how Curley's wife will cause trouble, and at the end Curley and Lennie were fighting kind of over Curley's wife. 10. 3. Crooks is especially lonely because he is black, and reading does not substitute for the lack of company from others. What is the significance of Slim's and Carlson's remarks about the dogs? They are acceptances of responsibility, and maybe even loving acts under circumstances, What are some examples of foreshadowing in this section, Candy tells George that Curley likes to fight bigger men; George believes that Curley's wife would be trouble; George tells Lennie that Curley will cause trouble; the discussion of the dogs suggest the later events that George will be involved in. Curley’s wife attacks Crooks in the most despicable display of racism in the novel. He tried to hide the puppies. How is Lennie's treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? because it has everything George wants, and because it would be their home so they could stop wondering. Natal. What explanation is given for Lennie's mental condition? an extended prose fiction which represents man in a significant action in his world, observation of life which serves as the controlling idea in a literary work, A device in literature where an object represents an idea, pattern of cause and effect events in which must be complete by the end of the literary work, creating of believable fiction personalities, confrontation between two opposing forces, physical and sometimes intangible background of time and place. _____ _____ _____ 2. This movie was released in 2010 and was based on controversy over racial attacks on Indian students in Australia. Grendel attacks the Mead Hall in Heorot in Beowulf because he is driven by his own malice and envy of the humans that surround him. Taunts Lennie with the idea that George might be hurt. She calls them stiffs and calls them stupid. Chap4. Carlson: selfishly wants to do this because the dog smells, and makes it seem like it is an act of mercy. George says that Lennie was kicked in the head by a horse, most likely suggested by Candy's explanation of what happened to Crook's back, He does not like Curley. 71. 12. The backlash is immediate. How does Lennie react to what he has done? She put her hands behind her back and leaned against the door frame so that her body was thrown forward. 3. How do Crooks' words to Lennie about loneliness reinforce this topic in the novella? 69. Asked by Amanda E #483083 on 4/1/2016 1:41 PM Last updated by jill d #170087 on 4/1/2016 3:51 PM Answers 1 Add Yours. What is George's attitude toward Lennie in this section? What does George's conversation with Slim reveal about his past treatment of Lennie? How does Steinbeck convey Lennie's animal like qualities? Crooks is the only black farm hand at the ranch. In what ways does Crooks retreat before Curly's wife's attack? ... At meals he’d peel his boil’ potatoes, an’ he’d take out ever’ little spot, no matter what kind, before he’d eat it. Lennie wanted her to stop screaming and he was scared, and he didn't know what to do. He handled the puppy too roughly and accidentally killed it. 10. What does this parallel reveal about George's motives, He kills Lennie because he is acting out of compassion and mercy. When Curley’s wife asks Lennie why he likes rabbits so much, what is his response? The magazine with its romantic and mythic tales of the Old West captures the imaginations of the men, even though they pretend not to be interested. Lv 4. What does George's conversation with Slim reveal about his past treatment of and present feelings toward Lennie? How are Lennie's animal-like qualities conveyed? When Curley’s wife asks Lennie why he likes rabbits so much, what is his response? Sign up. What is the significance of the last line in the novella? 4. Curley organizes the posse to find Lennie and punish him and Slim is forced to go along with the violence, What is Lennie's state of mind as he goes to hide in the brush, Lennie emphasizes his consciousness of his failure. 11. What qualities does the description of Slim suggest? What is the significance of Slim and Carlson's remarks about the dogs? How do they touch on the central issues of the novella? regrets not shooting the dog himself. Check out this quote where she uses her femininity for attention, "Oh!" 6. What are some examples of foreshadowing in this section? 2. In what ways is Curley's wife also a dreamer? 11. At first, he doesn't think she's dead. 11. How does LEnnie react to what he has done? 10) In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? Answered by jill d #170087 on 4/1/2016 3:51 PM When Curley’s wife asks Lennie why he likes rabbits so much, what is his response? How does Curley's wife feel about him? 38. In what ways does Crooks retreat before her attack? 3. 10. George's last name, Milton, is appropriate for someone who visions of a perfect world. He says he was only kidding about joining the farm. He is frustrated by Lennie, but loves Lennie and his company. Crooks is the only person that Curley's wife might have power over. Crooks saying that the men can't achieve the dream foreshadows the truth of their dream vanishing. Curley is mad and wants to get revenge himself, Slim thinks they should punish Lennie also. Why does Crooks let Lennie enter his room? At first he made fun of him because he felt like he had the power unlike usual, but now he is nice to him, George thinks Slim would be a good friend to have and that he is trustworthy, Does George's analysis of Lennie's attack on the girl in Weed seem probable, Yes, because Lennie doesn't always realize what he is doing. 70. Of Mice and Men Study questions April 25, 2020. Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section. What did Lennie do to the puppy? George doesn't have a definite plan to acquire the farm, nor does he think the farm will require much work. Why? Curly's wife is powerless in a masculine world, Steinbeck doesn't even give her a name; she is simply Curley's property. How does Curly's wife's behavior seem deliberately designed to provoke men? Find three examples and explain them. Is candy's opinion of Curley's wife justified?Why? 7. Why does George decline Whit's invitation to visit the brother? he doesn't know his own strength, and doesn't mean to hurt the puppy. _____ _____ _____ 11. How does the behavior of Curley’s wife seem deliberately designed to provoke the men? The way the author uses Lennie’s hands and provides bad interpretation of his hands CHAPTER 2 Comprehension • Who greeted George and Lennie at the bunkhouse? George tells Lennie that he's not mad at him, and talks about the farm, George lies because he doesn't want to get in trouble and because he thought it was the right thing to do, George is upset, so Slim doesn't want to upset him more. What suggests that the dream of the farm is unrealistic? Lennie's? Steinbeck suggests Curley is controlling her. In what way does Crooks retreat before her attack? 5 years ago. Is it accurate? What does the description of Crooks' room reveal about its occupant? How do Crooks'words to Lennie about the loneliness reinforce this theme of the novel? In what way is Curley’s wife also a dreamer? Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section? 10. Of mice and men character quotes April 29, 2020. CHAPTER 5 Comprehension 1. Four characters: Crooks, Lennie, Candy, and Curley’s wife. Diagrams. How is Lennie's treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? CHAPTER 5 Comprehension 1. School Arch Bishop Moeller High School; Course Title ENGLISH 101; Type. 7. How is Lennie's treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? How does crooks retreat before her attack? Crooks orders her out of his room when she becomes belligerent and insulting. He's willing to sacrifice himself so George will be free. In what way is Curley’s wife also a dreamer? Give some examples of foreshadowing in this section. How does the behavior of Curley's wife seem deliberately designed to provoke the men? Lennie likes to pet soft things, like mice, and this was the reason he grabbed hold of the girl's dress. Crooks is lonely so he wants someone to talk to. Why is the boss suspicious of George and Lennie? 8. Additionally, Crooks is forbidden from most of the places or activities associated with the white men on the ranch; so this is his opportunity to control the situation for once. the last line reiterates how lonely all of the characters are. Honor Code. Help Center. How is Lennie’s treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? Is her dream any more realistic than George and Lennie's? Has an air of self-assuredness not possessed by the other characters. 2. However, when Crooks realizes that Lennie is someone he can talk to--a pleasure unknown to Crooks--he allows Lennie to enter. The description of Lennie's death recalls another event in the novel, what is it? 1) How is Lennie s treatment of his dead puppy typical of his character? he wishes that someone will shoot him. he talks about how big Lennie is, and he calls Lennie's hands paws, Why does Steinbeck describe the actions of Lennie's hands, What is George's attitude toward LEnnie in this section, George cares about Lennie but he gets annoyed easily with him, Explain the connection between LEnnie's mouse and what happened in Weed, Lennie likes touching soft things like the mouse and the girl's dress, What suggests that the dream of the farm is unrealistic, George and Lennie don't have very much money, George told Lennie to go and hide in the brush if he gets in trouble. Candy resents Curley's arrogance. Carlson nor Curley understands what George is going through nor the reason for Slim's compassion. What comparisons does Candy make between his own condition and his dog's? 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