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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. Who is the president of the board of architects?
(a) Sullivan
(b) Burnham
(c) Root
(d) Hunt

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

3. What is the name of this chapter?
(a) Chappell Redux
(b) World Fair Hotel
(c) Cold Blood
(d) Love

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

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does Emeline meet just before Christmas?

2. Why does Mrs. Lawrence not go to the police?

3. Where does Holmes say Julia has gone?

4. What is the daily attendance up to the end of May?

5. Where do Burnham's wife and children live?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Holmes prove himself untrustworthy in Hotel for the Fair?

2. Describe the submission sent in by George Ferris.

3. What is Chicago's attitude toward missing people in the 19th century?

4. Why does Holmes send Pitezel to obtain Dr. Kelley's cure for alcoholism?

5. How is the city of Chicago preparing for the fair in Dreadful Things Done By Girls?

6. Why does Holmes invite Anna to the fair?

7. What problems is Burnham facing in Gauntlet Dropped?

8. What event does the Chicago Exposition celebrate?

9. What do the architects want to achieve from the Exposition?

10. How does the death of John Root affect the architects?

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