The Great Gatsby

the great gatsby

What was the advice given to Nick by his Father? “Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone” he told me “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.” What is Nick’s social class/background…

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The Great Gatsby characters and symbols

Define this character: Beautiful, enchanting, unworthy object of dream, illusion of love with voice like money. Hopes her daughter is a beautiful “fool” Daisy Fay Buchanan Define this character: hulk of a man, bigot, hypocrite, uses people, treats people like…

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The Great Gatsby Chapter Six

What was Gatsby’s legal name? James Gatz On whose yacht does Gatsby work? Dan Cody Why does Gatsby drink so little? Dan Cody was consistently drunk and Gatsby did not want to be like that? Explain Gatsby’s “inheritance” from Dance…

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The Great Gatsby chapters 1-5

How does Nick describe himself at the beginning of the book? He is not a judgmental person allowing us to trust any observations produced by him and we can trust his point of view is non bias. Why has Nick…

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The Great Gatsby: Chapter 1-3

In Chapter 1, the reader meets the narrator, Nick Carraway. These first four paragraphs serve as a prologue that introduces the rest of the story. What information does Nick give about himself in this prologue? He tries not to judge…

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The Great Gatsby Chapters 5-6

Throughout Chapter V, how does Fitzgerald use weather to reinforce the mood? Fitzgerald uses it as a mood intensifier in certain situations. For example, the difference between the sun and rain when Daisy meets Gatsby. How does Daisy’s agreeing to…

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