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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. How long does the doctor predict Linda will last with her constant soma-holidays?
2. What does John talk about which horrifies Lenina?
3. Which of the following phrases does John call Lenina after he pushes her away?
4. Which character has the closest bond with John in this chapter?
5. Where does the director propose Bernard should be transfered?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do the people who listen to Bernard's ideas on the flaws in society feel about his ideas?
2. Describe the difference between murder and what Bernard has done as described by the director.
3. Why does Lenina go to John's apartment?
4. What does the director say is the greatest offense, which Bernard has committed?
5. What does Bernard begin to point out to those that will listen?
6. Describe how the director responds to Linda and John.
7. What does the controller indicate has all of the tonic effects of murdering Desdemona without the inconveniences?
8. What do the metal knobs on the chairs at the feelies do?
9. Why does John push Lenina away when she kisses him?
10. Why does the crowd begin to mimic John's whipping gestures toward each other?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss in a complete essay, using examples from the text, how the author uses foreshawdowing throughout the novel to develop the plot and content of the story.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay describing the division of the classes throughout the novel. Use examples from the text and make a judgment of the benefits and detractions of this type of divided class system.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay, using information from the text and from your own personal experience, to address the statement posed by the controller that without misery, there is no need for religion, which is just another moral conditioning program.
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