Shooting an Elephant Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

In Chapter 7, Orwell wonders if Gandhi was motivated by what vice? (from Chapter 7)

2.

According to Orwell, what is not a popular subject in his essays? (from Chapter 12)

3.

What two groups does Orwell name as an example of people for whom Satyagraha would be an ineffective political tool? (from Chapter 7)

4.

Why does Orwell dislike words such as "constitute" and "phenomenon"? (from Chapter 6)

5.

What is the first poem Orwell mentions in Chapter 17? (from Chapter 17)

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