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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter III.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. If Chicagoans were disagreeable when they raised complaints to the city, how did Richard Daley regard their complaint?
(a) He would see to it that their situation got worse than when they registered their complaint.
(b) He would take extra care to see their complaint was answered.
(c) He tried not to get involved as the situation could become politically challenging.
(d) He would send the complaint to the appropriate committee.
2. When did Richard Daley prepare for speeches he gave to civic organizations?
(a) Over dinners with his wife.
(b) During free time he had over the week before he gave his speech.
(c) On his way to the speech.
(d) During weekends when he did not work.
3. What did Royko describe as Richard Daley's character traits?
(a) Hot-tempered, simple, devious and powerful.
(b) Loud, profane, immoral and angry.
(c) Studious, resolved, calm and patient.
(d) Simple, quiet, humble and kind.
4. What is the topic for Chapter II?
(a) Richard Daley's rough life.
(b) Chicago models apartied.
(c) Richard Daley comes of age.
(d) Chicago and organized crime.
5. What was Richard Daley's unusual moral code?
(a) I don't care what you do as long as I don't catch you doing it.
(b) Thou shalt not steal but though shalt not blow the whistle on anybody who does.
(c) Thou shalt not speak ill of a fellow Democrat.
(d) Do as I say, not as I do.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the profession of Mike Royko, author of "Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago"?
2. What was the most important rule Richard Daley learned from Joe McDonough?
3. What was Richard Daley's family background?
4. What did Richard Daley receive when he finally became Chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party?
5. What is the topic of Chapter I?
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