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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who ignores the carcasses that pass by unchecked on the conveyor belt?
(a) The women
(b) The government inspector
2. Why does Jurgis think the system of meatpacking is so efficient?
(a) Because it uses every part of the pig
(b) Because of the workers
(c) Because of the machines
(d) Because it is so fast
3. What barrier does not stand in the way of Jurgis getting a job?
(a) His looks
(b) His inexperience
(c) The language barrier
(d) The ethnic barrier
4. Who is also going to have to go to work, besides Ona?
5. Where does Jurgis go to look for work?
(a) The farms
(b) The stockyards
(c) The factories
(d) The train station
Short Answer Questions
1. What is another word for 'consumption'?
2. The bosses at the slaughterhouses cheat the men by ________ their hours of work.
3. What causes Ona and Jurgis to be upset after the wedding?
4. Where does the family of this novel originate from?
5. What kinds of cows are killed, which upsets Jurgis as he works?
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