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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Jurgis think the system of meatpacking is so efficient?
(a) Because of the machines
(b) Because it uses every part of the pig
(c) Because of the workers
(d) Because it is so fast
2. What is Marija's job?
(a) Sewing clothes
(b) Killing pigs
(c) Painting cans
(d) Making sausages
3. What makes the family realize they will need to make more money?
(a) Jurgis loses his job
(b) Ona becomes pregnant
(c) A family member dies
(d) Their house's mortgage is also charged interest
4. What does the answer to #86 realize while they are in jail?
(a) They can't remember what they've done
(b) The jail is better than their house
(c) They are alone
(d) They will lose their job
5. How old is Ona at her wedding?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jurgis understand for the first time as part of the union?
2. What does the family find out about their home?
3. Who died in his sleep, working up until that point without trouble?
4. What does Jurgis do to escape the horrors of his life?
5. What kind of job do the kids get?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is Jurgis overcome with worry over?
2. What does the family learn they must also pay on their home?
3. What is the problem when Jurgis shows up for his first day of work?
4. What is the Lithuanian family in the first chapter traveling to?
5. What happened to those who had a sore on their hand and they then got pickling brine on it?
6. What is the suspected cause of Elzbieta's child's death?
7. Why does Jurgis get his job back at Brown's?
8. What does Elzbieta's factory do?
9. Why can't Jurgis' father find work?
10. Why can't any people pay off the 'new' houses they have bought?
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