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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Jurgis do with the money the children bring home?
(a) Tells them to save it
(c) Buys whiskey
(d) Buys a prostitute
2. Who is a lousy beggar?
3. Where does Jurgis eventually get a job, only to lose it once he finds out who Jurgis is?
(a) A grocery store
(b) A packing yard
(c) A bank
(d) The fertilizer mill
4. What does Jurgis try to convert the family to?
(a) Republican thinking
(c) Democratic thinking
5. Who does Jurgis ask for another job?
6. What does Jurgis consider as he is in the mansion?
(a) Beating up the new friend
(b) Murdering the owner
(c) The injustices
(d) Stealing something
7. What does Jurgis do once he is far away from the city?
(a) Kills himself
(b) Becomes a hobo
(d) Finds a new wife
8. Who begins to drink and gamble heavily?
9. Who is Jurgis directed to talk to?
10. What does the barkeep insist Jurgis gave him?
(a) A fake bill
(b) A dollar
(c) A five dollar bill
(d) A ten dollar bill
11. How does Jurgis feel when listening to this speech?
12. What job does Jurgis get when he goes to the place in #127?
(a) Painting cans
(b) Working in a mine
(c) A slaughterhouse job
13. Who is Jack Duane?
(a) A boss in Chicago
(b) A beggar
(c) A police officer
(d) A white collar criminal
14. What does Jurgis do after the speech?
(a) Beats up the man next to him
(c) Walks up to the speaker
(d) Tries to find a job
15. What does Jurgis do to sleep in a warm place?
(a) Breaks into homes
(b) Fights in order to get arrested
(c) Begs well off people for help
(d) Stays with a friend
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the man at the political meeting speaking of?
2. Who does Jurgis find to help with Ona's pregnancy?
3. What is Jurgis filled with once he is done drinking?
4. What does the new friend give Jurgis?
5. Who does Jurgis get a visit from?
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