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The Great Gatsby

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1925
When was The Great Gatsby published?
A notorious underworld figure involved in organized crime
Who is Meyer Wolfsheim?
A boarder who lives in Gatsby's house
Who is Ewing Klipspringer?
Yale
Where did Nick Carraway attend school?
Nick Carraway
Who narrarates the Great Gatsby?
An eye doctor whose billboard overlooks the road to West Egg
Who is Dr. Eckleburg?
A "valley of ashes"
The road between West Egg and East Egg is
Tom's lover
Myrtle Wilson is
Tom wants Nick to meet his mistress
Why do Nick and Tom go to the "valley of ashes"?
Mr. McKee
Who claims to be in the "artistic game"?
She says Daisy's name
Why does Tom break Myrtle's nose?
"You can't live forever."
What reason does Myrtle give for having an affair?
Bootlegger
Jay Gatsby is a
He fought in the war
Which of these details is true about Gatsby's past?
human molars
Meyer Wolfsheim's cufflinks are made from
He believes that Daisy may come to a party some night.
Why does Gatsby throw extravagant parties?
Daisy could not possibly live up to the dreams that Gatsby had about her.
Why does Nick think that Gatsby may be disappointed with Daisy?
In gold and silver
How does Gatsby dress for his first meeting with Daisy?
clock
When Gatsby and Daisy meet in Nick's home, Gatsby almost breaks Nick's
The song that Klipspringer plays on the piano
Which of these is a reminder of the issues of money and class in the novel?
age 17
When did James Gatz change his name to Gatsby?
A reporter comes to Gatsby's home and interviews him. Thereafter, the rumors about Gatsby's past are compared by the narrator to the true events of Gatsby's life.
How is the true story of Gatsby's life revealed?
Dan Cody
Who changed Gatsby's life forever, inspiring him to become rich and powerful?
West Egg
Where is Gatsby's mansion located?
At Nick's house
Where does Gatsby's reunion with Daisy take place?
1922
In what year is The Great Gatsby set?
Yale
Where was Tom educated?
Golfer
What is Jordan Baker's occupation?
A clock
When he renews his acquaintance with Daisy at Nick's house, what does Gatsby knock off of the mantle?
Minnesota
What is Nick's home state?
He was humiliated by having to work as a janitor to pay his tuition.
Why did Gatsby drop out of college?
Dan Cody
Which millionaire hired the young Gatsby as an assistant?
Between West Egg and New York City
Where is the valley of ashes?
Gatsby's father
Who among the following comes to Gatsby's funeral?
Myrtle
Which woman is Tom's extramarital lover?
Daisy
Who drives the car that kills Myrtle?
They are cousins
How are Daisy and Nick related?
Louisville
Where did Daisy meet Gatsby?
Oxford
Where did Gatsby study after the war?
Drain the pool
On the day after the confrontation between Tom and Gatsby in New York City, what does Gatsby instruct his gardener not to do?
Tom
At the end of the novel, Daisy chooses to be with
A signboard in the valley of ashes
What are the eyes of Doctor T. J. Eckleburg?
To learn about the bond business
Why does Nick move to New York?
The Jazz Age
What did Fitzgerald call the 1920s?
To impress Daisy
Why does Gatsby throw his weekly parties?
He rigged the 1919 World Series.
What is Meyer Wolfshiem's claim to fame?
Nick and Gatsby fought in the same battle in World War I
Where does Gatsby recognize Nick from?
Nick and Gatsby
Who are neighbors in this book?
To be closer to Daisy
Why did Gatsby choose a house across the lake?
Mr. Wilson
Who shot Gatsby?