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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Orwell says that no armed force, just perceptions, maintain what?
2. Orwell says that no book is entirely free from what?
3. All Chinese, in "Gem" and "Magent," wear what?
4. Where is Marrakech?
5. What kind of park does Orwell sit in when he feeds the antelope?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are national characteristics? What are the national characteristics of some of the nations Orwell has observed? How do these national characteristics play into the political and social systems of the various countries? Use examples from the essays to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Orwell believes that no book is completely free of political bias. What is some of the support Orwell offers for this idea in his various essays and literary critiques? Does Orwell's statement make sense, within the terms of his writings? Why or why not? Support your answer with examples from the text.
Essay Topic 3
Using examples from the essays to support your answer, decide whether Orwell would believe in terrorism as an instrument for change.
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