Study Guide

Bowling Alone Quiz

Robert D. Putnam
This Study Guide consists of approximately 40 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Bowling Alone.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


In what year were Americans split about fifty-fifty on the issue whether society was as upright morally as it has been in the past? (from Section 2: Chapter 8, Reciprocity, Honesty, and Trust)


Where was a close-knit Jewish neighborhood that celebrated Purim by visits and bringing gifts of fruit and pastries? (from Section 2, Chapter 7, Altruism, Volunteering, and Philanthropy)


In the last two decades of the twentieth century, by what fraction did unlisted phone numbers grow? (from Section 2: Chapter 8, Reciprocity, Honesty, and Trust)


Until 1870, how many inventions had been recognized by the U.S. Patent Office? (from Section 5: Chapter 23, Lessons of History: The Gilded Age and the Progressive Era)


How many Americans in any given year suffered from major depression? (from Section 4: Chapter 20, Health and Happiness)

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