The Great Gatsby

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

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…

Read more

The Great Gatsby Study Questions

How does the narrator describe Gatsby? Gatsby has a gift for hope, and romantic readiness.The narrator has never found this quality in anyone else. From where did the narrator come from and why? The Middle West. He moved east to…

Read more

The Great Gatsby Chapter 9 Quiz

a What word best describes Mr. Gatz’s feelings about his son?a. proudb. resentfulc. devastatedd. bewildered c What did Catherine tell the coroner about her sister’s affair?a. it had recently startedb. it was with Gatsby rather than Tomc. she hadn’t had…

Read more