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The Great Gatsby

Gatsby Reading

How does the narrator describe Gatsby? The narrator describes Gatsby as having something gorgeous about him. He also says that Gatsby is optimistic about life, has an extraordinary gift for hope, and is romantic in a way that no one…

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The Great Gatsby chapter 4

What are the two rumors are about Gatsby at the beginning of chapter 4? He is a bootlegger and he killed a man who had found out that he was a nephew to Von Hindenburg and second cousin to the…

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The Great Pile of Great Gatsby Flashcards

What kind of relationship exists between Nick and the Buchanans? It is completely superficial. He speaks of them as dear friends he barely knows. Actually, the relationship between Gatsby and his sponging guests is hardly less meaningful, and the comparison…

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The Great Gatsby Ch. 7

He looks at her with surprise What was Gatsby’s reaction to Daisy’s child? Wilson locked Myrtle in her room until they are able to get away from the area. He suspects she is having an affair. What did Wilson do…

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The Great Gatsby chapter 3

What types of things went on at different times at Gatsby’s summer parties? In the afternoons… people dove into the water and sun bathed on the beach; on weekends… Gatsby’s Rolls-Royce (car) transported groups of people to and from his…

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The Great Gatsby Ch 3 Study Guide

Nick describes the people who attend Gatsby’s parties and says “that once there, the guests conducted themselves according to the rules of behavior associated with amusement parks.” Given this, what can you conclude is Nick’s opinion of Gatsby’s party guests?…

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Great Gatsby Chapter 5 Study Guide

What does Gatsby offer Nick in return for Nick’s cooperation in inviting Daisy to his house? Gatsby, aware that Nick may be in a tough financial situation, offers to “set him up in business” so that he can make some…

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