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Trivia: Death Of A Salesman

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1. Which is not a sign of the Loman sons' arrested adolescence?






2. Where did Ben become rich?






3. Why does Biff not go to college?






4. Why does Willy believe his sons will be more successful than Bernard?






5. To what kind of store does Willy ask Stanley to direct him?






6. What was Willy Loman's father's profession?






7. Which character states 'nobody dast blame this man?'






8. What is Bernard's adult occupation?






9. Which is not a sign of the Loman sons' arrested adolescence?






10. What causes the rift between Biff and Willy Loman?






11. Why does the woman choose Willy Loman?






12. How old was Dave Singleman when he died?






13. What product does Willy sell?






14. How long has Willy worked for his sales firm?






15. What is Happy's real name?






16. Why does Willy believe his sons will be more successful than Bernard?






17. For what does Linda criticize Happy?






18. Where did Willy's father go after he abandoned his family?






19. Which character does not symbolize a type of success that Willy never achieves?






20. What was Biff doing in the West before the play begins?






21. What was Biff's position at Bill Oliver's store when he was a boy?






22. For what region is Willy responsible in his sales?






23. What does Biff allow Bernard to carry to the Ebbets Field game?






24. On what day of the week does Willy die?






25. On the sales trip that immediately precedes the beginning of the play - which city did Willy reach before turning back?






26. Why is Happy Loman perhaps less self-assured than Biff?






27. What was Biff doing in the West before the play begins?






28. What does Biff steal from Bill Oliver's office as an adult?






29. What did Biff steal from Bill Oliver's store when he was a boy?






30. Which character does not symbolize a type of success that Willy never achieves?






31. What is Bernard's adult occupation?






32. Where did Ben become rich?






33. What does Willy promise the woman in the hotel room?






34. On what day of the week does Willy die?






35. What object does Howard have in his office that frightens Willy?






36. What was Willy Loman's father's profession?






37. Why does Biff not go to college?






38. What does Howard Wagner represent?






39. According to Happy - which character is a 'poet and idealist?'






40. What is the name of Charley's secretary?






41. Where did Willy's father go after he abandoned his family?






42. Why does Bernard not help Biff cheat on the Regents exam?






43. 'Fearless creatures' populate which place - according to Charley?






44. What object does Howard have in his office that frightens Willy?






45. What did Willy's father sell?






46. What is Happy's real name?






47. How old was Dave Singleman when he died?






48. What does Happy order from Stanley at the restaurant?






49. 'A man is not a bird to come and go with the springtime.'Which character makes this statement?






50. 'Fearless creatures' populate which place - according to Charley?