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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part III: Chapter 1-5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is La Maheude given instead of food?
(a) clothes for the children
(b) a job
2. How do the other miners see Etienne at work?
(a) as an educated person
(b) as lazy
(c) as too hard working
(d) as stupid
3. What does Etienne suggest the workers create?
(a) a provident fund
(b) a different shift system
(c) a health plan
(d) a way to rotate workers
4. Who is the Voreux's manager?
(a) Mr. Hennebeau
(c) Mr. LaFatette
5. Who does Etienne hear talking as he walks?
(a) Chaval and Catherine
(b) Jacques and Catherine
(c) Jeanlin and Coltier
(d) La Maheude and Bonnemort
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the grocer want in order to help La Maheude?
2. What does Deneulin ask of Gregoire?
3. Why does Chaval almost instantly dislike Etienne?
4. What does Etienne tell the miners he wants to fight?
5. What is the mining settlement called where the novel takes place?
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