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

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

2. What are Burnham and Root's jobs?
(a) Lawyers
(b) Architects
(c) Doctors
(d) Businessmen

3. What kind of shop does Holmes buy?
(a) A newspaper shop
(b) A sweet shop
(c) A gas station
(d) A pharmacy

4. Which city is second in the vote?
(a) New York
(b) Paris
(c) Memphis
(d) London

5. Where does Holmes' wife live?
(a) Kentucky
(b) Willmett
(c) Charlotte
(d) New York

Short Answer Questions

1. What do they decide is the best site for the exposition?

2. What is the name of the husband of the family that moves into Holmes' hotel?

3. At what newspaper does Prendergast work?

4. What does the author state that Chicago has a lot of during this time?

5. In what building do Burnham and John Root sit?

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