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Shooting an Elephant Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 83 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Shooting an Elephant.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


According to Orwell, what is the primary purpose of language? (from Chapter 6)


According to Orwell, what is the basis for Burnham's political predictions? (from Chapter 9)


Orwell worries that liberty cannot exist without what? (from Chapter 8)


In Orwell's ideal world, how would the quality of each work be reflected in its reviews? (from Chapter 14)


What does Orwell say about children's books, in Chapter 18? (from Chapter 18)

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