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Multiple Choice Questions

1. What indicates the change of shifts?
(a) 4000 voices calling and some electric clocks
(b) 4000 electric clocks and voices calling
(c) 2000 voices calling and some electric clocks
(d) 2000 electric clocks and voices calling

2. What was often the only thing John was left with to eat?
(a) Soma
(b) Antelope
(c) Cold tortillas
(d) Mescal

3. How many tablets of soma does Lenina take before going to bed?
(a) 12
(b) 5
(c) 1
(d) 6

4. How long has Lenina been seeing Henry?
(a) 4 weeks
(b) 4 months
(c) 4 days
(d) 4 years

5. What is the purpose of the games according to the Director?
(a) Increase conservation
(b) Decrease conservation
(c) Decrease consumption
(d) Increase consumption

6. What did Lenina hear one night when she awoke as a child which at first shocked her?
(a) Nurses talking
(b) Voices under her pillow
(c) Sexophonists
(d) Director speaking of Epsilons

7. Why are the masses conditioned to hate the country but love all country sports?
(a) It is not economical
(b) Lower castes cannot waste time in the country
(c) Love of nature is gratuitous
(d) It requires them to consume more

8. Which of the following is considered a threat to the State?
(a) Happiness
(b) Individual thought
(c) Monogamy
(d) Emotions

9. Which of the following is a major instrument of social stability according to the director?
(a) Budding
(b) Stabilization
(c) Bokanovsky's process
(d) Arrested development

10. What can be found set out by nurses in the infant nurseries?
(a) Rose petals alone
(b) Whistles and rose petals
(c) Rose petals and bright books
(d) Bright books alone

11. Which of the following is the lowest caste of embryos?
(a) Gammas
(b) Deltas
(c) Betas
(d) Epsilons

12. How does Lenina feel about the savage reservation?
(a) Likes it
(b) Wants to move to it
(c) Is excited by visiting it
(d) Doesn't like it

13. What does the quiet voices under every pillow encourage the children in the Elementary Class Consciousness exhort the children to be happy with?
(a) The colors of the various castes
(b) The role they have been given
(c) The greatest moralizing and socializing force of all time
(d) Praise of the model T

14. What is soma?
(a) Food
(b) Drink
(c) Hallucinogenic drug
(d) Instrument

15. Which word(s) best describes how John feels on the reservation?
(a) Lonely
(b) Satisfied
(c) Happy
(d) In love

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following characters is one of the Ten World Controllers?

2. What do the people at the Solidarity Service invite the Greater Being to do?

3. What do Lenina and Henry do after dinner?

4. Which of the following did Lenina propose that she and Bernard complete on their first date?

5. How do Henry and Lenina travel?

(see the answer keys)

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