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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What are men at the slaughterhouses dying of due to the weather?
2. What does Jurgis think works against the American ideal of individuality?
(b) Assembly line work
3. What is Marija's new job?
(b) Sewing buttons
(c) Painting cans
(d) Beef trimmer
4. What is Marija's job?
(a) Making sausages
(b) Painting cans
(c) Sewing clothes
(d) Killing pigs
5. What does the house become infested with?
6. What happened to the man who was in Jurgis' job before?
(a) He threatened the boss
(b) He was fired
(c) He was smashed
(d) He disappeared
7. 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
8. Why does Ona want to get a job?
(a) So she can buy things
(b) So she can have more children
(c) So they can get married
(d) So she can pay off their house
9. What is/are the name(s) of Ona's child(ren)?
(a) Antanas, Onata, and Jonas
(b) Antanas and Onata
10. Who gets a horrible case of frostbite?
11. 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
12. What does Jurgis become a part of in response to the action in #40?
(a) A gang
(b) A protest group
(c) A socialist group
(d) A union
13. What does Jurgis understand for the first time as part of the union?
(a) Group dynamics
14. Who is pregnant, as we find out in this chapter?
15. Why does Jurgis think the system of meatpacking is so efficient?
(a) Because of the machines
(b) Because it is so fast
(c) Because of the workers
(d) Because it uses every part of the pig
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Jurgis wait instead of going in to meet his boss?
2. Whose factory is suddenly shut down, leaving this character without work?
3. Who finds Jurgis his first job?
4. Who wanted the wedding to be lavish?
5. Who is also going to have to go to work, besides Ona?
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