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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. While at work in the saloon, what color jacket does Pete wear?
2. When Freddie offhandedly invites Maggie to leave with him, where does Maggie say she is going?
(a) To the saloon.
(c) To look for Pete.
3. As he refuses to take Pete's money, what does the waiter call Pete?
(a) A womanizer.
(b) A fool.
(c) An idiot.
(d) A benefactor.
4. During Chapter 18, how many women surround Pete?
(c) A dozen.
(d) A half dozen.
5. Where does Maggie go to spend the night at the end of Chapter 15?
(a) The old woman's apartment.
(b) The hallway on the second floor.
(c) Freddie's house.
(d) Pete's house.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Nellie say she wants to go with Pete?
2. What is Pete's condition throughout Chapter 18?
3. For whom is the "forlorn woman" looking?
4. What is the name of the companion who enters the saloon with Jimmie?
5. As Chapter 12 opens, what are Pete and Maggie doing?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the old woman stop Jimmie to report what she witnessed in the hallway?
2. How might Maggie's story be different if the stout gentleman she encounters in the suburbs stops to help her?
3. Compare the attitude of the Rum Alley tenement crowd toward Maggie with the attitude Maggie had toward the "painted" women in Chapter 12.
4. How do Jimmie and his companion get Pete's attention after they sit down at the bar?
5. Why is Mudder raving when Jimmie finally comes home after his saloon fight?
6. How does Nellie's attitude toward Pete in Chapter 18 reflect a sort of poetic justice?
7. How does Nellie manipulate Pete to get him to leave with her?
8. What is Maggie's reaction to the "painted" women she passes on her way out of the hall? Why does she react this way?
9. Describe the decor of the saloon where Pete works as a bartender.
10. Why does the "painted" girl direct her glances toward the rural, less educated men?
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