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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part I: Chapter 1-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why do the supervisors fine the Maheu team?
(a) for not meeting the daily quota
(b) for talking too much
(c) for stopping work before lunch
(d) for faulty timbering
2. With whom does Bonnemort live?
(a) his wife
(b) his daughter
(c) his son
(d) no one
3. Why does Chaval almost instantly dislike Etienne?
(a) he feels superior to him
(b) he reminds him of his father
(c) he feels like Etienne is too smart
(d) he's jealous of him
4. How many grandchildren does Bonnemort have?
5. Where does Etienne Lantier arrive the night at the beginning of the novel?
(b) the Voreux mining pit
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is the innkeeper friendly with Etienne?
2. By what name does Bonnemort's daughter-in-law go?
3. What does Bonnemort tell Etienne about a job at the mine?
4. What is one of the reasons Etienne thinks he might be working in the mine?
5. How many members of the Maheu family work in the mines?
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