Germinal Short Answer Test - Answer Key

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 124 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Germinal Lesson Plans

Short Answer Questions Key

1. Where does Etienne Lantier arrive the night at the beginning of the novel?

the Voreux mining pit

2. How old is Etienne Lantier?

about 21

3. What type of job did Etienne have previously?

a mechanic

4. Why was Etienne fired from his previous job?

hitting a supervisor

5. What does Bonnemort mean?

good death

6. What does Bonnemort tell Etienne about a job at the mine?

there's no opening for a mechanic

7. When did Bonnemort begin working in the mine?

at 8 years old

8. Why can't Bonnemort work inside the Voreux anymore?

he is sick and disabled

(read all 180 Short Answer Questions and Answers)

This section contains 4,041 words
(approx. 14 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Germinal Lesson Plans