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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is the wedding reception being held?
(b) Chicago stockyards
(c) Russia dining hall
(d) At the church
2. What makes the family realize they will need to make more money?
(a) Jurgis loses his job
(b) Ona becomes pregnant
(c) Their house's mortgage is also charged interest
(d) A family member dies
3. What 'helps' Ona and Jurgis furnish their home?
(a) The mortgage company
(b) The welfare department
(c) Interior designers
4. What barrier does not stand in the way of Jurgis getting a job?
(a) His inexperience
(b) His looks
(c) The language barrier
(d) The ethnic barrier
5. Where does Jurgis go to look for work?
(a) The stockyards
(b) The farms
(c) The train station
(d) The factories
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the place where the pigs are killed?
2. Who is the narrator of this novel?
3. Who ignores the carcasses that pass by unchecked on the conveyor belt?
4. Whose factory is suddenly shut down, leaving this character without work?
5. Where does the family of this novel originate from?
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