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Trivia: Death Of A Salesman

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1. Where did Ben end up when he went looking for his father?






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






3. What did Willy's father sell?






4. Why does Linda believe that her sons should treat Willy kindly?






5. What does not describe Linda Loman?






6. Who does attend Willy's funeral?






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






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






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






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






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






12. How old was Dave Singleman when he died?






13. How old is Happy?






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






15. What is Bernard's adult occupation?






16. Where does Biff find Willy with The Woman?






17. Why does Biff not go to college?






18. Why does the woman choose Willy Loman?






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






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






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






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






23. What does Howard show Willy in his office?






24. How old is Happy?






25. What subject did Biff fail in high school?






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






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






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






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






30. Where does the Loman family live?






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






32. For what does Linda criticize Happy?






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






34. Why does Biff not go to college?






35. What does Howard Wagner represent?






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






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






38. What is Bernard's adult occupation?






39. What subject did Biff fail in high school?






40. Where does Happy work?






41. What does Howard Wagner represent?






42. What did Willy's father sell?






43. What is not a problem that Biff has that Willy ignores?






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






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






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






47. What is Happy's real name?






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






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






50. How much money does Charley usually give Willy each week?