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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which animals reap the rewards of the farm?
2. What happens to the windmill during the terrible storm?
3. How many men does Frederick take with him to attack the farm?
4. What happens to the food rations for the animals in Chapter 9?
5. Who declares the battle in Chapter 8 a victory?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Napoleon arrange upon the completion of the windmill in Chapter 8?
2. By Chapter 6, what types of materials do the animals begin to not have enough of to sustain the farm?
3. What is one thing Squealer invents to keep the animals busy and content?
4. What does Napoleon do to Boxer in Chapter 9?
5. What may happen to many of the animals on the farm in the winter if Napoleon does not find something to trade?
6. What is the reason that Squealer says it is important the animals sleep in the farmhouse?
7. What about trading with Mr. Whymper is a source of pride for the animals on the farm?
8. By Chapter 10, what has happened to many of the animals who remember life before there was a revolution?
9. What do the animals despise about trading with Mr. Whymper?
10. How many of the original Seven Commandments were broken throughout the novel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe how the Seven Commandments changed from the beginning of the novel to the end. Be sure to include the reasons behind the changes to support your descriptions.
Essay Topic 2
In the novel, Napoleon hid the fact that his animals were starving from others. Why would a leader of a country want to hide something like that? Use examples from the story to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Propaganda is continually used throughout this novel. Describe propaganda techniques you saw in the novel which you feel are still employed today. Then describe how you feel these techniques worked in the book and continue to work today.
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