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who is the author of this novel

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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When was Fitzgerald born

September 24th, 1896

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Where was Fitzgerald born

St. Paul Minnesota

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Where did he attend college, and later fail out of

Princeton University

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what is the name of the woman that Fitzgerald falls in love with while stationed in Alabama

Zelda

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what is the first book Fitzgerald ever wrote

the siole of Paradise

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where does Fitzgerald and his family move after he finds success writing

france

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when did Fitzgerald write the Great Gatsby

1925

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what does Fitzgerald struggle with in the 20s and 30s

alcohol addiction

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how does Fitzgerald die

he dies of a heart attack

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when does Fitzgerald die

December 21st, 1940

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Who is the narrator of the story

Nick Carraway

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What is Gatsby's real name

Jay Gatz

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What is the name of the millionaire that Gatsby worked for in his early life

Dan Cody

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Where is Gatsby from

Minnesota

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What war did Gatsby and Nick both fight in and recognize each other from

they both fought in the same battle in world war 1

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Where did tom and nick go to college

Yale

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what is the name of toms girlfriend

Myrtle

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What does Gatsby stare at every night

the green light that comes from Daisy's doc at her house

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What is myrtle's husbands name

George Wilson

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How does Gatsby die

George wilson shoots him because he finds out that Gatsby owns the car that ran over his wife

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what did jordan baker do for a living

she was a pro golfer

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what is Meyer wolfshiem known for

he fixed the 1919 world series

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who was the only person besides nick to show up at Gatsby's funeral

his father