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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Everything was used of the pig except the _________.
(a) Diseased parts
2. Who gets their job back, only to lose it again for speaking up for their rights?
3. Who is the violin player?
4. What is/are the name(s) of Ona's child(ren)?
(c) Antanas, Onata, and Jonas
(d) Antanas and Onata
5. Where does Jurgis have to go after his first day back at work?
(a) The midwife
(b) The store
(c) The bank
(d) The doctor
6. What does the family find out about their home?
(a) It's not new
(b) It's not insulated
(c) It's been sold to someone else too
(d) It's going to be demolished
7. What does Jurgis decide to do in order to help himself and his understanding?
(a) Learn English
(b) Go to the library
(c) Leave the slaughterhouse
(d) Join a political party
8. What freezes solid in the killing rooms because there is no heat in the slaughterhouse?
9. What happened to the man who was in Jurgis' job before?
(a) He threatened the boss
(b) He was smashed
(c) He disappeared
(d) He was fired
10. What is another word for 'consumption'?
11. Who begins to develop a cough like the one that killed Jurgis' father?
12. What does Ona suddenly suffer from?
(c) Panic attacks
(d) Night terrors
13. What is Marija's job?
(a) Making sausages
(b) Killing pigs
(c) Painting cans
(d) Sewing clothes
14. What does the person in #83 threaten to do if the character does not agree to prostitute herself?
(a) Blacklist her
(b) Murder her
(c) Tell her husband
(d) Fire the entire family
15. Who is the leader of the Democratic party?
(c) Mike Scully
Short Answer Questions
1. What causes Jurgis and the rest of the family to become violently ill?
2. What does the house become infested with?
3. Who is in jail at the start of this chapter?
4. The bosses at the slaughterhouses cheat the men by ________ their hours of work.
5. What is another fee the family learns they need to pay on their home?
This section contains 368 words
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