1. Where did the street people of London in the 1800s conduct their trade?
(a) In booths in the market.
(b) Only in the city park.
(c) In their stores.
(d) On the streets and sidewalks.
2. How were vendors categorized by Mayhew?
(a) By their place of business.
(b) Type of merchandise sold.
(c) By the class in which they were born.
(d) By how much money they made.
3. What percentage of people earning their living on the streets were vendors?
(a) Sixty percent.
(b) Seventy-five percent.
(c) Eighty-five percent.
(d) Fifty percent.
4. What did Mayhew say all blind musicians had in common?
(a) They were all religious.
(b) They were all poor musicians.
(c) They were all the best musicians.
(d) They were all blind at birth.
5. From what ailment did Mayhew say all skilled laborers suffered?
(a) Black lung disease.
(c) Chronic depression.
6. What did costermongers hope to do by dark everyday?`
(a) They had no daily goals.
(b) Win big at gambling.
(c) Sell enough merchandise to feed their family every night.
(d) Steal and fence enough goods for whiskey.
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