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1

in the beginning of the chapter, how does nick describe gatsby's parties

elaborate parties
orchestra and everything
hordes of people come
most nights during the summer

2

how is nick invited

by gatsby's chauffer

3

who does nick meet at the party

jordan

4

what is jordan's profession

golfer

5

what do people gossip about gatsby

he might be a murderer or something

6

nick is not big with

parties

7

where does nick go while at gatsby's party

the library

8

who does nick meet in the library

a man with owl-eyed spectacles

9

what is the man in the library surprised about

that all the books are real

10

what does the man in the library say

"I've been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library."

11

who does nick meet outside the library

gatsby

12

what do nick and gatsby chat about

having been in WW I

13

how old is nick

around 30

14

why does gatsby leave the conversation

phone call

15

who does gatsby send his butler to fetch

jordan

16

describe the lady singing

woman with red hair singing along to a piano and weeping black mascara tears

17

what are the spouses fighting about

men- they're not allowed to talk to they hot young girls
women- their husbands are trying to talk to the hot young girls

18

jordan tells nick what

come and visit me at my aunts house

19

what does gatsby say to nick after saying goodnight

that he has plans to go up in his hydroplane tomorrow

20

what does nick see in the driveway

a coupe hit a wall and lost a wheel

21

who is the driver of the coupe

the man with the glasses who was in the library

22

what does nick find out moments after watching the car lose the wheel

that the man with the glasses was not the driver

23

after the party
nick falls into his usual routine of _____

work
eat
sleep

24

when does jordan pop up again

mid summer

25

nick isn't in love with jordan
he calls it ____

curiosity

26

what does jordan lie about

leaving the top down in a borrowed convertible

27

jordan's lie reminds nick of ____ about jordan

a story that jordan may have cheated in a golf tournament once

28

classic fitzgerald line regarding jordan :

"Dishonesty in a woman is something you never blame deeply."

29

how good of a driver is jordan

a horrible one

30

jordan says she hates what type of people

careless people

31

jordan also says that she likes

nick

32

nick realizes that he needs to break things with ________

a certain girl back in Chicago.

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