The Great Gatsby Final Exam

For Gatsby, the green light is a symbol for Gatsby’s hopes and dreams
Where does Gatsby’s reunion with Daisy take place? At Nick’s house
From where does Gatsby recognize Nick? Nick and Gatsby fought in the same battle in World War I
Wolfsheim’s cuff-links are made of Human teeth
The novel begins in the present and goes back to the past
Nick boasts of being tolerant and honest
Michaelis was Greek
Tom Buchanan investigates Gatsby’s business dealings to destroy Gatsby as a rival for Daisy’s attention
Daisy is from Louisville
Jordan Baker is a childhood friend of Daisy’s
Gatsby’s real name is James Gatz
Myrtle was initially attracted to Tom because he dressed expensively
George Wilson owns a garage. True
Gatsby and Nick go into business together. False
Meyer Wolfsheim is a magazine publisher. False
Nick meets Tom’s mistress during a wedding at the Plaza. False
Tom reads books about the decline of civilization. True
One of Jordan’s faults is that she is dishonest. True
Michaelis tells George Wilson that Gatsby is the owner of the “death car.” False
With the exception of Nick, Gatsby’s father, and the minister, no one attends Gatsby’s burial. False
Attendance at Gatsby’s parties is by invitation only. False
Daisy is driving the car that kills Myrtle Wilson. True
Daisy seems especially impressed by Gatsby’s shirts. True
Gatsby lives in East Egg. False
Meyer Wolfsheim is a gangster. True
The Great Gatsby is told in third-person narration. False
Gatsby’s father refuses to attend the funeral of his son. False
Tom feels guilty about his role in Gatsby’s murder. False
At the end of the novel, Nick finally has the strength to confront Tom. True
Nick rents a house in West Egg. True
Gatsby changed his name when he was 15 years old. False
At his party, Gatsby introduces Tom as “the golfer.” False
Wilson thinks T.J. Eckleburg is God. True
Nick Carraway comes from a family of poor farmers. False
Gatsby inherits $25,000 from Dan Cody, but never receives it. True
When Wilson learns that it was actually Daisy who killed his wife, he stalks Daisy in Chicago. False
Gatsby’s party guests always behaved themselves very well. False
The story switches narration between Nick, Gatsby, and Jordan. False
Nick’s occupation is a magazine writer for Harper’s Bazaar in New York. False
The story, which was published in 1925, is set in 1922. True
“I’ve been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library.” Owl-eyes
“God knows what you’ve been doing…You may fool me, but you can’t fool God.” George Wilson
“Let us learn to show friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.” Wolfsheim
“Civilization’s going to pieces…It’s up to us, who are the dominant race, to watch out or these other races will have control of things.” Tom
“I’ve got something to tell you, old sport.” Gatsby
“And now she’s going whether she wants to or not. I’m going to get her away.” George Wilson
“It takes two to make an accident. I don’t like careless people. That’s way I like you.” Jordan
“I’m sorry about the clock.” Gatsby
“You’re worth the whole damn bunch put together.” Nick
“It’s his wife that’s keeping them apart. She’s a Catholic, and they don’t believe in divorce.” Catherine
“Can’t repeat the past? Why, of course you can.” Gatsby
“Daisy, Daisy, Daisy! I’ll say it whenever I want to.” Myrtle
“Tom’s got some woman in New York.” Jordan
“I’d like to get one of those police dogs.” Myrtle
“When I saw the box of dog biscuits…I sat down and cried like a baby…” Tom
“It was a terrible mistake, but in her heart she never loved anyone except me.” Gatsby
“He had on a dress suit and patent leather shoes, and I couldn’t keep my eyes off him…” Myrtle
“I decided to go east and learn the bond business. Everybody I knew was in the bond business, so I supposed it could support one more single man.” Nick
“I’ve been everywhere and seen everything and done everything. Sophisticated—God, I’msophisticated!” Daisy
“He wants her to see his house…and your house is right next door.” Jordan
“All right…I’m glad it’s a girl…And I hope she’ll be a fool – that’s the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.” Daisy

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