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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Jurgis get his next job?
(a) The canning factory
(b) A fertilizer plant
(c) Another slaughterhouse
(d) A farm
2. What happens when a steer gets loose at Jurgis' work?
(a) The factory is shut down
(b) Stanislovas is killed
(c) Jurgis twists his ankle
(d) A man is killed
3. Why does Jurgis think the system of meatpacking is so efficient?
(a) Because it is so fast
(b) Because of the machines
(c) Because it uses every part of the pig
(d) Because of the workers
4. What does the house become infested with?
5. The bosses at the slaughterhouses cheat the men by ________ their hours of work.
(a) Rounding down
(b) Eliminating all of
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does the family of this novel originate from?
2. Who is also going to have to go to work, besides Ona?
3. Who has had to give up her dream of marriage?
4. What does Jurgis think works against the American ideal of individuality?
5. What freezes solid in the killing rooms because there is no heat in the slaughterhouse?
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