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Animal Farm Book Quiz

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Animal Farm Book Quiz

Animal Farm is an allegorical novel by George Orwell, take this quiz and learn more about it!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Mollie

    • B. 

      Old Major

    • C. 

      Snowball

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Lacks enthusiasm

    • B. 

      Loves luxuries

    • C. 

      Is ignorant

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Four legs good, two legs bad

    • B. 

      Four legs good, two legs better

    • C. 

      Two wings good, four legs bad

  • 4. 
    The animals win the Battle of the Cowshed under the leadership of...
    • A. 

      Snowball

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Squealer

  • 5. 
    The animal that tries to manipulate the animals through fear of Jones' return is...
    • A. 

      Snowball

    • B. 

      Minimus

    • C. 

      Squealer

  • 6. 
    This pig is used as a propaganda machine by Napoleon...
    • A. 

      Snowball

    • B. 

      Minimus

    • C. 

      Squealer

  • 7. 
    The cart horses, especially Boxer, represent what part of Communist Russian Society?
    • A. 

      The political elite

    • B. 

      The working class

    • C. 

      The clergy (church)

  • 8. 
    Boxer is sold to the Knackers for what reason?
    • A. 

      He is too young to retire

    • B. 

      He is rebelling against Napoleon

    • C. 

      He is hurt and can no longer work

  • 9. 
    By the end of the novel, the final Commandment states...
    • A. 

      All animals are equal except the pigs

    • B. 

      Some animals are more equal than others

    • C. 

      No animal may rebel against another

  • 10. 
    On the Flag for Animal Farm, Snowball paints what two objects?
    • A. 

      A hoof and a horn

    • B. 

      A moon and a star

    • C. 

      A hammer and a whip

  • 11. 
    The pigs convert Old Major's system of thought into a belief system called?
    • A. 

      Animalism

    • B. 

      Communism

    • C. 

      Marxism

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      They didn't use cement

    • B. 

      There were no braces inside

    • C. 

      The walls were too thin

  • 13. 
    What is the overriding factor that determines the animals places in society?
    • A. 

      Their value on the farm

    • B. 

      Their allegience to the pigs

    • C. 

      Their intelligence

  • 14. 
    Indentify the speaker:"If comrade Napoleon says it, it must be right."
    • A. 

      Mollie

    • B. 

      Clover

    • C. 

      Boxer

  • 15. 
    Identify the speaker:"Donkeys live a long time.  None of you have ever seen a dead donkey."
    • A. 

      Benjamin

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Old Major

  • 16. 
    Identify the speaker:"And remember also that in fighting against Man, we must not come to resemble him."
    • A. 

      Clover

    • B. 

      Old Major

    • C. 

      Squealer

  • 17. 
    Identify the speaker:"Surely comrades you do not want Mr. Jones back?"
    • A. 

      Squealer

    • B. 

      Clover

    • C. 

      Muriel

  • 18. 
    Identify the speaker:"I have no wish to take a life, not even a human life."
    • A. 

      Boxer

    • B. 

      Snowball

    • C. 

      Moses

  • 19. 
    Identify the speaker:"Look me in the face.  So you give your word of honor that man was not stroking your nose?"
    • A. 

      Benjamin

    • B. 

      Clover

    • C. 

      Minimus

  • 20. 
    Identify the speaker:"Will there be any sugar cubes after the revolution?"
    • A. 

      Mollie

    • B. 

      Snowball

    • C. 

      The sheep

  • 21. 
    Identify the speaker:"Four legs good, two legs bad."
    • A. 

      The sheep

    • B. 

      The geese

    • C. 

      The chickens

  • 22. 
    Identfiy the speaker:"The rule was against sheets."
    • A. 

      Snowball

    • B. 

      Mollie

    • C. 

      Squealer

  • 23. 
    What words were added to the end of this commandment:"No animal shall sleep in a bed..."
    • A. 

      With pajamas

    • B. 

      In the house

    • C. 

      With sheets

  • 24. 
    What words were added to the end of this commandment:"No animal shall drink alcohol..."
    • A. 

      To excess

    • B. 

      In the house

    • C. 

      In a glass

  • 25. 
    What words were added to the end of this commandment:"No animal shall kill another animal..."
    • A. 

      Except for treason

    • B. 

      With poison

    • C. 

      Without cause

  • 26. 
    Who represents the Russian Czar overthrown by the communists?
    • A. 

      Old Major

    • B. 

      Mr. Jones

    • C. 

      Pilkington

  • 27. 
    Which character provides contact to the human world for Animal Farm?
    • A. 

      Frederick

    • B. 

      Foxwood

    • C. 

      Whymper

  • 28. 
    • A. 

      Snowball

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Mollie

    • D. 

      Clover

    • E. 

      Squealer

  • 29. 
    • A. 

      Jessie

    • B. 

      Boxer

    • C. 

      Mollie

    • D. 

      Clover

    • E. 

      Muriel

  • 30. 
    Which of the follwoing animals are human farmers?  (Check all that apply - 3 correct answers)
    • A. 

      Frederick

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Benjamin

    • D. 

      Jones

    • E. 

      Pilkington

  • 31. 
    By the end of the novel, things were far better than they had ever been in Jones' time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    Napoleon used the nine young dogs as a military threat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Old Major represented Lenin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    The pigs represented the working class of communist Russia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 35. 
    Napoleon abolished the singing of the "Beasts of England" because it gave the animals revolutionary ideas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    The pigs were fair leaders who created a better life for the other animals on the farm.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    Which animals were "good hearted" on the farm?  (Check all that apply - 3 Correct Answers)
    • A. 

      Boxer

    • B. 

      Napoleon

    • C. 

      Muriel

    • D. 

      Clover

    • E. 

      The cat

  • 38. 
    According to Orwell (the author), the change from a Czar to a Communist leadership is doomed to result in the same life for those in the lower classes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 39. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    How is Napoleon double-crossed by Frederick? (Hitler)
    • A. 

      He refuses to send help when Jones attacks

    • B. 

      He pays for the timber with fake money

    • C. 

      He cheats Napoleon at a card game