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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. What causes Helmholtz to become a marked man?
2. What does the director accuse Bernard of doing?
3. How long does the doctor predict Linda will last with her constant soma-holidays?
4. Which word best describes how the guests feel about Bernard when John refuses to come out of his room for the party?
5. Which of the following is not one of the areas the controller says that God isn't compatible with?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Linda call John Pope?
2. What happened, as the controller described, on the island of Cypress when it was inhabited with nothing but Alphas?
3. What does Helmholtz do as he presses his way through the crowd?
4. What happens with the guests when John refuses to come out of his room?
5. Describe how Lenina feels when she leaves the party with the Arch-community-songster.
6. In what ways does the director indicate Bernard has grossly betrayed the trust of the society?
7. What do the metal knobs on the chairs at the feelies do?
8. Why does John push Lenina away when she kisses him?
9. What was the feelies about which Lenina and John watched together?
10. What does the controller admit to John, Bernard and Helmholtz in relation to books?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a essay describing John's views on sexual values. Include in your essay the basis of John's values when he first arrives in the civilization and how this changes throughout the novel.
Essay Topic 2
After his mother dies, John feels unwanted and alone. Write an essay explaining how and why John feels this way. Use information and specific details from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Describe how emotions of the characters are a critical component of the development of the story and scenes within the novel. Be sure to include specific examples from the text to support your description.
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