Related Topics

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness in the Fair That Changed America Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

Erik Larson
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 100 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness in the Fair That Changed America Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Landscape of Regret | Part 1, Vanishing Point.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What was the Exposition's unofficial name?
(a) Black CIty
(b) White City
(c) Chicago Hope
(d) Columbo

2. What word best describes Chicago in the late 1880's?
(a) Cheerful
(b) Loving
(c) Prosperous
(d) Violent

3. What problems are happening in America during this time?
(a) Government corruption
(b) A war
(c) A depression
(d) Violent storms

4. Where was the Exposition of 1893 held?
(a) Paris
(b) London
(c) New York
(d) Chicago

5. What is the title of Burnham's official job?
(a) Supervising architect
(b) Supervising landscape architect
(c) Chief accountant
(d) Chief of construction

Short Answer Questions

1. How many architects does Burnham invite to work on the designs?

2. What are Burnham and Root's jobs?

3. For what day is the opening ceremony scheduled?

4. What is the only reason the police would have for finding a missing person?

5. Who is supervising landscape architect?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 151 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness in the Fair That Changed America Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness in the Fair That Changed America from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook