Trifles Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What character in the play is based on the real-life figure of Margaret Hossack?


Which of the following is a central theme in Trifles?


Near the end of the play, at what sound does Mrs. Hale snatch the box?


As the women are alone downstairs, what items of clothing does Mrs. Peters carry in the room?


What is the Sheriff’s response when asked, “You’re convinced that there was nothing important here—nothing that would point to any motive”?

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