The Great Gatsby

Chapter Six Questions


Chapter 6
1.How truthful was Gatsby when he relayed the story of his life to Nick? Why does Fitzgerald tell the story of Jay Gatz now?
2.Describe the meeting of Tom and Gatsby. What does this meeting reveal about them?
3.Why did Daisy and Tom find Gatsby’s party loathsome?
4.Why do you think Fitzgerald never describes Gatsby and Daisy together?
5.When Nick told Gatsby that “you can’t repeat the past”, Gatsby replied, “Why of course you can!” Do you agree with Nick or Gatsby?

•What is revealed about social class in this chapter?
•What do we learn about Gatsby in this chapter?