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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Jurgis think the system of meatpacking is so efficient?
(a) Because it is so fast
(b) Because of the machines
(c) Because of the workers
(d) Because it uses every part of the pig
2. How do Ona and Jurgis pay for the furnishings they acquire?
(a) They put them on layaway
(b) They rent them
(c) They don't
(d) They include the cost in their mortgage
3. What does Jurgis feel confident the family can buy now that people have found jobs?
(a) A car
(b) A house
(c) A new couch
(d) A chair
4. What happened to the man who was in Jurgis' job before?
(a) He was fired
(b) He threatened the boss
(c) He was smashed
(d) He disappeared
5. Who is the character in charge of the wedding?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is another word for 'consumption'?
2. What 'helps' Ona and Jurgis furnish their home?
3. The bosses at the slaughterhouses cheat the men by ________ their hours of work.
4. What kinds of cows are killed, which upsets Jurgis as he works?
5. What does the family find out about their home?
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