Shooting an Elephant Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


According to Orwell, literature is in danger from censorship, and what else? (from Chapter 8)


How did Gandhi feel about Satyagraha? (from Chapter 7)


How does Orwell feel about Gandhi's involvement in politics? (from Chapter 7)


According to Burnham, what place do workers occupy in the new socialist structure? (from Chapter 9)


What does Orwell refer to as the era of great murder mystery literature? (from Chapter 11)

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