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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Life in the Iron Mills.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Of the sculpture discovered by the visitors at the iron mill in “Life in the Iron Mills,” the narrator says, “There was not one line of beauty or grace in it: a nude woman’s form, muscular, grown coarse with labor, the powerful limbs instinct with some one poignant” what?
2. The narrator in “Life in the Iron Mills” describes Hugh Wolfe’s father as being an immigrant from where?
3. How many years in jail is Deborah sentenced in “Life in the Iron Mills”?
4. The narrator states in “Life in the Iron Mills,” “These great turning-days of life cast no shadow before, slip by unconsciously. Only a trifle, a little turn of the rudder, and the ship goes” where?
(a) To port or to sea
(b) To heaven or hell
(c) To the left or the right
(d) To the river
5. The narrator tells the reader in the beginning of “Life in the Iron Mills,” I will tell you plainly that I have a great hope; and I bring it to you to be” what?
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom does Deborah feel a pang of jealousy about as she lay on the ash heap at Hugh’s job in “Life in the Iron Mills”?
2. How is Deborah related to Hugh Wolfe in “Life in the Iron Mills”?
3. What is Hugh’s charge for the theft of the money in “Life in the Iron Mills”?
4. Where does Deborah say Hugh was born in “Life in the Iron Mills”?
5. What kind of tobacco does the narrator describe the drunken Irishmen puffing on in the beginning of “Life in the Iron Mills”?
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