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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is advertising hot meals that ends up causing Jurgis to eventually drink?
(b) Jack Duane
(c) The slaughterhouse
2. Where does Jurgis return to get his job back?
(a) The canning factory
(b) The fertilizer mill
(d) The fields
3. What barrier does not stand in the way of Jurgis getting a job?
(a) The ethnic barrier
(b) The language barrier
(c) His inexperience
(d) His looks
4. How old is Ona at her wedding?
5. What happens to Marija's wages?
(a) They are garnished
(b) They are doubled
(c) They include bonuses
(d) They are cut in half
6. Why does Ona want to get a job?
(a) So she can pay off their house
(b) So she can buy things
(c) So she can have more children
(d) So they can get married
7. 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
8. Where does Jurgis have to go after his first day back at work?
(a) The midwife
(b) The bank
(c) The store
(d) The doctor
9. What is another fee the family learns they need to pay on their home?
(c) A warranty
(d) Buyer's penalty
10. What does the person in #83 threaten to do if the character does not agree to prostitute herself?
(a) Blacklist her
(b) Fire the entire family
(c) Tell her husband
(d) Murder her
11. Where is the wedding reception being held?
(a) Russia dining hall
(b) Chicago stockyards
(c) At the church
12. What makes the family realize they will need to make more money?
(a) Ona becomes pregnant
(b) Their house's mortgage is also charged interest
(c) Jurgis loses his job
(d) A family member dies
13. What does the family find out about their home?
(a) It's not new
(b) It's been sold to someone else too
(c) It's going to be demolished
(d) It's not insulated
14. Who has been pressured into prostituting herself?
(c) Their neighbor
15. What is/are the name(s) of Ona's child(ren)?
(a) Antanas and Onata
(b) Antanas, Onata, and Jonas
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Marija's job?
2. What is the other name for a wedding reception, and is traditional for the characters in this story?
3. What is another word for 'consumption'?
4. Who gets a horrible case of frostbite?
5. Who is also going to have to go to work, besides Ona?
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