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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness in the Fair That Changed America Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which of the following famous people is going to the opening ceremony?
(a) D W.Griffiths
(b) Lord Roseberry
(c) The American president
(d) The British Queen

2. What do the the police think Holmes placed on the floor by his kiln?
(a) Pins
(b) Oil
(c) Acid
(d) Nails

3. Who is given the job of increasing attendance?
(a) Frederick Folly
(b) Daniel Burnham
(c) Frank Millet
(d) Grover Cleveland

4. What does Holmes advertise in the local papers?
(a) His World's Fair Hotel
(b) His horse
(c) His pharmacy
(d) His marriage to Minnie

5. Who is president of the United States in 1893?
(a) Abraham Lincoln
(b) Jackson Browne
(c) Glover Cleveland
(d) Richard Nixon

6. How many years have passed since the Exposition?
(a) 12
(b) 34
(c) 19
(d) 22

7. What does Dr. Kelley cure?
(a) Love sickness
(b) Alcoholism
(c) Drug addiction
(d) Sex addiction

8. For what day is the opening ceremony scheduled?
(a) December 15
(b) June 1
(c) October 12
(d) May 1

9. What is the name of the husband of the family that moves into Holmes' hotel?
(a) Ned
(b) Jay
(c) Jackson
(d) Frank

10. What is Alfred Trude's job?
(a) Pharmacist
(b) Politician
(c) Doctor
(d) Lawyer

11. What is Holmes' building nicknamed by the locals?
(a) The castle
(b) The love den
(c) The torture chamber
(d) Murder place

12. How many workers die from January to April?
(a) 3
(b) 8
(c) 7
(d) 21

13. What is the daily attendance up to the end of May?
(a) 80,000
(b) 20,000
(c) 40,000
(d) 30,000

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

15. What is the name of Holmes' new woman?
(a) Hannah
(b) Georgina
(c) Emeline
(d) Lauren

Short Answer Questions

1. When does Holmes say he will perform the abortion?

2. Prendergast thinks he is about to be appointed as ________________.

3. What is the name of the woman who designs the Women's Building?

4. From what illness is John Root suffering?

5. To whom does Holmes sell the articulated skeleton?

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