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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II: Chapter 1-5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Chaval feel about Catherine?
(a) he respects her
(b) he likes her
(c) he feels nothing
(d) he loves her
2. What type of job did Etienne have previously?
(a) a mechanic
(b) an artist
(c) a manager
(d) an engineer
3. What is the new capitalistic trend concerning money?
(a) give money to poor people
(b) put the capital to work and maximize profit
(c) put the money in a bank
(d) invest in speculation
4. Why do the supervisors fine the Maheu team?
(a) for faulty timbering
(b) for talking too much
(c) for not meeting the daily quota
(d) for stopping work before lunch
5. Who brings in friends from Paris to see the mining town?
(a) Mrs. Hennebeau
(d) the Grégoires
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does La Maheude go to ask for help?
2. Why does Chaval almost instantly dislike Etienne?
3. How do the visitors feel about the Maheu children?
4. Who is the overman who hires Étienne Lantier?
5. Where does Etienne Lantier arrive the night at the beginning of the novel?
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