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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What group controls Hotel Falcon?
2. Where will Orwell be fighting if he is transferred to the International Column?
3. What kind of fighting does Kopp tell his men they have been ordered to engage in?
4. What country does Orwell travel to with his wife and friends?
5. What is erected in the city the next morning?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In what way does Orwell suggest warfare is mostly trivial? Why do people conduct war even though often nothing is happening?
Essay Topic 2
Why does the propaganda Orwell describes in the book work so well? Would such propaganda have worked so well in other countries? How has propaganda advanced since the Spanish Civil War?
Essay Topic 3
What was Orwell fighting for? Did Orwell genuinely believe what he fighting for? Is it essential for a soldier to believe in the war cause?
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