Nickel And Dimed

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  • 1. 
    Which restaurant did Ehrenreich perfer?
    • A. 

      Jerry's

    • B. 

      Denny's

    • C. 

      Red Lobster

    • D. 

      Hearthside

  • 2. 
    Why does Ehrenreich say she chose Maine?
    • A. 

      For its home like feeling

    • B. 

      She could be herself there

    • C. 

      For its whiteness

    • D. 

      They had better financial opportunities

  • 3. 
    Who did Ehrenreich describe as the tatooed twenty-something waitress?
    • A. 

      Ellen

    • B. 

      Nina

    • C. 

      Carlie

  • 4. 
    What is the name of Czech Ehrenreich befriends?
    • A. 

      Bob

    • B. 

      Horatio

    • C. 

      George

  • 5. 
    How much did Ehrenreich pay to stay at the Blue Haven motel?
    • A. 

      $150

    • B. 

      $175

    • C. 

      $120

  • 6. 
    What was the temperature in Main during her first week of work?
    • A. 

      100 degrees

    • B. 

      55 degrees

    • C. 

      95 degrees

  • 7. 
    How does Ehrenreich have to clean Mrs. W's kitchen floor?
    • A. 

      With a mop

    • B. 

      On her hands and knees

    • C. 

      With a toothbrush

  • 8. 
    Which part of cleaning does the author say she likes best?
    • A. 

      Dusting

    • B. 

      Vaccuming

    • C. 

      Mopping

    • D. 

      Sweeping

  • 9. 
    The owner of the million-dollar condo is friends with what famous person?
    • A. 

      Barbara Bush

    • B. 

      Bill Clinton

    • C. 

      Bill Cosby

    • D. 

      Whoopi Goldberg

  • 10. 
    According to the author's footnotes, what percent of homes employed outside work to clean in 1999?
    • A. 

      Between 25 and 30

    • B. 

      Between 14 and 18

    • C. 

      Between 7 and 12

  • 11. 
    Who was the highest-ranking clearner in Ehrenrich's maid association?
    • A. 

      Liza

    • B. 

      Rosalie

    • C. 

      Maddy

  • 12. 
    How much does Maddy tell Ehrenreich she pays for "childcare"?
    • A. 

      $90 a week

    • B. 

      $150 a week

    • C. 

      $50 a week

  • 13. 
    How poor does Ehrenreich describe her new co-workers to be?