The Left Hand of Darkness Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Why does Genly wind up on a communal farm? (from Chapter 8, Another Way into Orgoreyn)


It's been pointed out many times in "The Left Hand of Darkness," thus far, that the Gethenians are androgynous. What does "androgynous" mean? (from Chapter 7, The Question of Sex)


What is the Orgota religion's viewpoint on good and evil? (from Chapter 12, On Time and Darkness)


What does the mysterious man give the warder at Estre Gate? (from Chapter 9, Estraven the Traitor)


Who wants to bring the ship to Orgota? (from Chapter 10, Conversations in Mishnory)

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