Mid-Book Test - Medium
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Jurgis go to look for work?
(a) The train station
(b) The factories
(c) The farms
(d) The stockyards
2. What is Marija's job?
(a) Killing pigs
(b) Sewing clothes
(c) Making sausages
(d) Painting cans
3. What is Marija's new job?
(a) Painting cans
(b) Sewing buttons
(c) Beef trimmer
4. What does Jurgis do to the answer to #82?
(a) He talks with him
(b) He ignores him
(c) He kills him
(d) He beats him up
5. What is the reason Antanas can not find work?
(a) He isn't a strong man
(b) He complains too often
(c) He is considered to be too old
(d) He can't speak English
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens when a steer gets loose at Jurgis' work?
2. What is/are the name(s) of Ona's child(ren)?
3. Everything was used of the pig except the _________.
4. The bosses at the slaughterhouses cheat the men by ________ their hours of work.
5. What does Jurgis do to escape the horrors of his life?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to Jurgis' $100?
2. Why does Jurgis decline to be in the union at first?
3. Why are the sausages the family eats not helping their nutrition?
4. What does Jurgis begin to do in order to deal with the horrors of his situation?
5. Jurgis happens upon another political meeting. What is the topic this time?
6. What happens when there is a strike at the stockyard where Jurgis is working?
7. How is the midwife described to the reader?
8. What begins to happen to Ona in this chapter?
9. What does Jurgis do as soon as he gets his new job?
10. What does Elzbieta's factory do?
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