Death of a Salesman Study Guide

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    Arthur Miller: Biography and Major Plays

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This ''Death of a Salesman'' Study Guide course contains bite-sized lessons and interactive quizzes to help you review the most important literary aspects of Arthur Miller's famous play. Students can use the course as a test prep resource and teachers can use it to supplement their lessons.
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Lesson 2 - Death of a Salesman: Setting & Genre Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177449].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177449].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Death of a Salesman: Time Period & Historical Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Capitalism & Marxism in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Miller's Death of a Salesman: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2355].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2355].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Literary Criticism of Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177479].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177479].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Death of a Salesman & The American Dream: Analysis & Criticism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Irony in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Tragedy in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Death of a Salesman: Conflict & Climax Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Flashbacks in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Death of a Salesman Success Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Betrayal in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177481].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177481].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Father-Son Relationships in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Comparison Between Death of a Salesman & Fences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Death of a Salesman: Plot & Dramatic Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Death of a Salesman: Themes & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Monologues in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Motifs in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Literary Devices in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177461].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177461].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Tragic Heroes in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Imagery in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Point of View in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Characterization in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Rubber Pipe in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Flute in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Silk Stockings in Death of a Salesman Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Death of a Salesman: Characters & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Willy in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177467].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177467].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Death of a Salesman: Willy Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Biff in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177465].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177465].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Happy in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177473].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177473].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Death of a Salesman: Happy Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222923].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222923].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Linda in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177477].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177477].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Death of a Salesman: Linda Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Charley in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177469].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177469].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Death of a Salesman: Charley Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Bernard in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177471].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177471].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Ben in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[177475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Death of a Salesman: Ben Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222929].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222929].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - The Woman in Death of a Salesman: Analysis & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Bill Oliver in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Howard Wagner in Death of a Salesman: Character Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[222935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Flashcards - Death of a Salesman Character List & Flashcards
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