Great Gatsby -final

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1.  Nick's mysterious neighbor
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2.  Woman loved by the main character
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3.  Nick's old college classmate
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4.  Narrator
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5.  Tom Buchanan's "other woman"
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6.  Sportswoman
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7.  Important business acquaintance of Gatsby's; fixed World Series
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8.  Attends Gatsby's funeral
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9.  Myrtle's husband
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10.  Coffee shop owner
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11.  Tom Buchanan was
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12.  Nick Carraway was
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13.  Daisy Buchanan was
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14.  Myrtle Wilson was
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15.  Jay Gatsby was
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16.  "It was a body capable of enormous leverage - a cruel body" - describes which of the following characters
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17.  "There was an excitement in her voice" - describes which of the following characters
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18.  "...she carried her surplus flesh sensuously as some women can." - describes which of the following characters
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19.  "Her eyebrows had been plucked and then drawn on again at a more rakish angle..." - describes which of the following characters
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20.  "No, he's a gambler." - describes which of the following characters
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21.  "...a solemn old man, very helpless and dismayed, bundled up in a long cheap ulster..."
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22.  "Of course she might have loved him just for minute....In any case, it was just personal." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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23.  "...I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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24.  "Her voice is full of money" - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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25.  "I didn't want you to think I was just some nobody. You see, I usually find myself among strangers because I drift there and there trying to forget the sad thing that happened to me." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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26.  "By God, I may be old-fashioned in my ideas, but women run around too much there days to suit me." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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27.  "You always look so cool." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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28.  "They're a rotten crowd. You're worth the whole damn bunch put together." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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29.  "Oh, you want too much! I love you now - isn't' that enough? - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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30.  "He was crazy enough to kill me if I hadn't told him who owned the car." - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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31.  "Can't repeat the past? Why of course you can!" - Choose the correct speaker for this quote
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32.  Gatsby's real name is James Gatz.
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33.  Gatsby and Carraway were both in the war.
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34.  West Egg is less fashionable than East Egg.
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35.  Gatsby buys a mansion in West Egg so that he can be near the sea.
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36.  Tom Buchanan comes from a wealthy family.
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37.  Daisy marries Tom because Gatsby rejects her.
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38.  Daisy and Jordan are rarely bored.
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39.  Tom is a man with strong prejudices.
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40.  Myrtle is a cultivated refined woman
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41.  The story is told in a series of highly dramatic scenes.
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42.  Nick feels he understand Gatsby's dreams and hopes.
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43.  Jordan tells Nick of Gatsby's love for Daisy.
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44.  It is Jordan who reunites Gatsby and Daisy.
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45.  Gatsby shows Nick evidence of his bravery in the war.
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46.  Weather serves as an appropriate background for significant events in the story.
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47.  Gatsby's pink suit signifies his lack of social finesse.
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48.  Gatsby love Daisy because she represents wealth and seems mysterious.
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49.  Daisy goes home with her husband after their evening with Nick, Gatsby, and Jordan.
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50.  Daisy is driving the car when it hits Myrtle.
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51.  Gatsby takes the blame for driving the car in the hit-and-run accident.
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52.  Tom Buchanan shoots Gatsby.
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53.  Gatsby wants Daisy to admit her part in Myrtle's death.
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54.  Tom insists that Daisy and Gatsby drive home together.
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55.  Tom Buchanan furnishes Wilson with the information that leads to the death of Gatsby and Wilson.
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56.  Gatsby's father attends his son's funeral.
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57.  At the inquest Catherine gives all the details which led to her sister's death.
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58.  Inclined to make trouble; unruly; prone to disobedience and lack of discipline.
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59.  Not interested or concerned; indifferent or unresponsive
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60.  An indirect comment about a person or thing, esp. of a disparaging or a derogatory nature
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61.  Appearing or happening at irregular intervals in time; occasional
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62.  To do away with; abolish; stop
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63.  An uninhibited spree or party
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64.  Ominous, predictive of future bad events
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65.  A seat for two or more persons, having a back and usually arms, and often upholstered.
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66.  To think or infer without certain or strong evidence; conjecture; guess
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67.  A person's manner of speaking or reading aloud in public
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68.  Excessively talkative in a rambling, roundabout manner, esp. about trivial matters.
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69.  Resentment or ill will; hatred; malice
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70.  Of great strength; forceful; powerful
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