Ragtime

by: E. L. Doctorow

Part 1, Chapters 1–3 Quick Quiz

1 of 5
In what year does the novel open?

2 of 5
Father's fortune was made manufacturing accouterments of ___.

3 of 5
Why does the little boy develop a particular admiration for Harry Houdini?

4 of 5
What is Father's reaction to seeing a boatload of forlorn immigrants?

5 of 5
What do Mameh and the little girl do for a living?