The Day of the Locust

by: Nathanael West

Chapter 1 Quick Quiz

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What impression does Tod Hackett’s outward appearance give?

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According to Tod, why did the people who were going nowhere come to California?

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What does Tod plan “The Burning of Los Angeles” to be?

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What did Tod nearly give up before moving to Los Angeles?

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How does Tod react to the sight of the flimsily built and stylistically inconsistent architecture of Pinyon Canyon?