The Left Hand of Darkness Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

By the end of Chapter 16, how many total miles since leaving their first camp have Estraven and Genly covered? (from Chapter 16, Between Drummer and Dremegole)

2.

What is the name of the Investigator who documents Gethenians' androgyny? (from Chapter 7, The Question of Sex)

3.

What happens in Orgoreyn after Agraven confronts the Commensals about what they did to Genly? (from Chapter 20, A Fool's Errand)

4.

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)

5.

Do Gethenians become pregnant as males, or as females? (from Chapter 7, The Question of Sex)

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