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1

who comes to the city to ask gatsby questions

a newspaper man

2

did the newspaper man get any information from gatsby

no his efforts were in vain

3

what is gatsby's real name

james Gatz

4

how did he grow up (rich or poor)

poor

5

when was "Jay Gatsby" born

when 17 year old james gatz rowed out to meet dan Cody's yacht to tell him that a "wind might catch up and break him up in half an hour.

6

how many years did gatsby spend with dan cody

5 years

7

what did gatsby do during these 5 years

steward, mate, skipper, secretary, and jailor

8

what is the reason why gatsby drinks so little

alcohol had a big effect on dan cody's life and was used a lot

9

according to cody's will, who was supposed to inherit his money

gatsby

10

who actually got the money

cody's mistress
ella kaye

11

what lake was dan cody's yacht on

lake superior

12

where did gatsby go to college

small lutheran college of St. Olaf in southern Minnesota

13

how did cody get money

he participated in every metal rush since seventy five

14

who stops by at gatsby's house

tom, a guy named sloane and this girl

15

gatsby asks his unexpected guests what

if they want anything to drink or have a cigar or cigarette

16

what does gatsby say to tom

that he knows daisy

17

after gatsby's remark, tom does not really

like gatsby

18

what did gatsby offer to sloane, tom, and the woman

to stay for supper

19

what was the woman's reply to gastby's offer

to have dinner with her

20

did sloane want to have gatsby and nick for supper

no

21

does gatsby say yes to going, what does he do

yes, he goes inside for his hat and coat

22

does gastby end up going to the dinner party

no, tom and sloane left before he came out of the house

23

what does tom say to nick while gatsby is in the house

i wonder where in the devil he met daisy. By God, I may be old-fashioned in my ideas, but women run around too much these days to suit me. They meet all kinds of crazy fish.

24

the next saturday , who comes to gastby's party

tom and daisy

25

how does nick feel about this party

tone of this party is different from the others; everyone is hostile, drunk, and kind of rude.

26

do daisy and gastby have any alone time

yes on nicks front porch while nick keeps watch

27

at the party, tom says he is going to eat at another table which means that

he probably found some woman, daisy even gave him a pencil to write down addresses

28

what special guest is at the party

movie star and her director (cheek kiss)

29

what does daisy say constantly while at the party

she's lovely(concerning the movie actres)

30

what does gastby want out of daisy

"He wanted nothing less of Daisy than that she should go to Tom and say: 'I never loved you.

31

what color tree is the movie actress under

white tree

32

does daisy like the party?
west egg?
crowd?

Daisy doesn't like the crudeness of the crowd, or of West Egg in general. But she pretends to be impressed with it when Tom starts knocking the party.

33

what does tom want to find out

the truth about gatsby

34

what does daisy tell tom what gatsby does

that he owns drug stores

35

how long does nick stay at the party

the bitter end

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