The Great Gatsby Chp. 4-6

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The Great Gatsby Chp. 4-6

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is Klipspringer?
    • A. 

      He is the "boarder" who always seems to be at Gatsby's house.

    • B. 

      He is Gatsby's financial adviser.

    • C. 

      He is one of Gatsby's cousins from Germany.

  • 2. 
    What does Gatsby tell Nick about himself?
    • A. 

      He had never finished school. He was a boatswains mate during the war, and he had been married twice.

    • B. 

      He dropped out of college to go into the army; he intended to be a career military man, but inherited his money from his wife when she died unexpectedly.

    • C. 

      He was educated at Oxford, inherited his money from his family, and earned medals in the war.

  • 3. 
    What "matter" did Gatsby have Jordan Baker discuss with Nick?
    • A. 

      Gatsby has a business deal in which he wants to include Nick.

    • B. 

      Gatsby wants Nick to arrange a luncheon between Daisy and himself.

    • C. 

      Gatsby wanted to invite Nick and Jordan to go on a golfing vacation in Europe.

  • 4. 
    Who is Mr. Wolfshiem?
    • A. 

      He is Jordan Baker's coach and manager.

    • B. 

      He is a racketeer and a business associate of Gatsby's. He fixed the 1919 World Series.

    • C. 

      He is the owner of Gatsby's favorite restaurant in New York.

  • 5. 
    What does Jordan tell Nick about Gatsby, Daisy, and Tom? 
    • A. 

      Gatsby and Daisy have been seeing each other for a long time. Gatsby offered Tom a large sum of money to divorce Daisy, but Tom refused.

    • B. 

      Gatsby knows Tom through business dealings. He met Daisy recently at a business party and wanted to get to know her better.

    • C. 

      Daisy and Gatsby had an earlier romance. Her parents would not let her see him off to war. She then married Tom, and she soon found out he had a mistress.

  • 6. 
    Describe the meeting between Daisy and Gatsby.
    • A. 

      It was initially very awkward. Gatsby was nervous. They became more at ease as they talked.

    • B. 

      It was love at first sight for both of them. They wandered off into the living room and left Nick alone in the kitchen.

    • C. 

      Daisy did not recognize him. He was embarrassed and tried to leave, but Nick stopped him.

  • 7. 
    How long did it take Gatsby to make the money to buy the mansion?
    • A. 

      Three years

    • B. 

      Eleven months

    • C. 

      Fifteen daya

  • 8. 
    What did Gatsby do to impress Daisy?
    • A. 

      He gave her a pearl necklace worth $100,000.

    • B. 

      He showed her his house and elegant clothes.

    • C. 

      He showed her the love letters he wrote her, but he never sent.

  • 9. 
    What had the green light on the dock meant to Gatsby?
    • A. 

      It was clear to land the hydroplane.

    • B. 

      It was safe for him and his guests to swim.

    • C. 

      It stood for his vision of his future with Daisy.

  • 10. 
    What does this line from the book mean? "The vitality of his illusion had gone beyond Daisy, beyond everything."  
    • A. 

      He had, through his years of dreaming, made Daisy larger than life.

    • B. 

      He was so energized he was becoming manic.

    • C. 

      He was mentally unstable and unable to cope with reality.

  • 11. 
    What is Gatsby's real name and where is he from?
    • A. 

      James Gatz from North Dakota.

    • B. 

      Floyd Jay Geisinger from Nevada.

    • C. 

      Jason Gatsby from Illinois.

  • 12. 
    What did Dan Cody do for Gatsby?
    • A. 

      He introduced Gatsby to Daisy on a yacht.

    • B. 

      He lent Gatsby money for his early business ventures.

    • C. 

      He educated Gatsby about money and people who have it.

  • 13. 
    What does Gatsby want from Daisy?
    • A. 

      He wants to stay friends but not get romantically involved.

    • B. 

      He wants her to stay married to Tom and have an affair with him.

    • C. 

      He wants her to leave Tom for him to show her unfailing love.

  • 14. 
    What is Daisy's view of West Egg?
    • A. 

      The people are pleasant and she wishes she lived in West Egg rather than East Egg.

    • B. 

      The people are crude and obnoxious and she despises the whole community.

    • C. 

      She's neutral.

  • 15. 
    At Gatsby's party, what does Daisy call the girl Tom goes to talk to?
    • A. 

      "Adulterer"

    • B. 

      "Common but pretty"

    • C. 

      "Claire"

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