H. Carver 1984 - Part 1; I-IV

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H. Carver 1984 - Part 1; I-IV


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We can be sure that Winston's Oceania was once a part of Great Britain from which piece of evidence?
    • A. 

      He uses British colloquialisms such as 'lift' for elevator

    • B. 

      Airstrip One is said to be in London

    • C. 

      The time is on a 24-hour clock, as is Europe

    • D. 

      There are references to islands and sea

  • 2. 
    Which is the best example of a paradox in the novel?
    • A. 

      Inner Party/Outer Party

    • B. 

      BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU

    • C. 

      The Ministry of Truth

    • D. 

      FREEDOM IS SLAVERY

  • 3. 
    Which of the following pieces of evidence DOES NOT hint that Oceania is in a state of war?
    • A. 

      Rations on electricity, chocolate

    • B. 

      Hate Week; 2-Minute Hate

    • C. 

      Hangings of war criminals for entertainment

    • D. 

      The Ministries

  • 4. 
    In the book, it stated that "Winston's greatest pleasure in life was his    __________________"
    • A. 

      Work

    • B. 

      Memories

    • C. 

      Journal

    • D. 

      Solidarity

  • 5. 
    Which of the following DOES NOT SHOW Winston's job and the brown-haired girl's job are related?
    • A. 

      Work for Ministry of Truth

    • B. 

      Under careful control of Big Brother

    • C. 

      Deal with entertainment

    • D. 

      Deal with product for masses

  • 6. 
    Which term best describes the experience of the Two Minute Hate for Winston?
    • A. 

      Enthralling

    • B. 

      Confusing

    • C. 

      Relieving

    • D. 

      Boring

  • 7. 
    During his morning stretches, Orwell verifies the fact that the government
    • A. 

      Uses surveillance through telescreen

    • B. 

      Keeps up a productive society

    • C. 

      Cares about the health of its citizens

    • D. 

      Relies upon its citizens to carry the war effort

  • 8. 
    Which character, at present, best shows the deceptive nature of Big Brother?
    • A. 

      O'Brien

    • B. 

      Ogilvy

    • C. 

      Comrade Tillotson

    • D. 

      Syme

  • 9. 
    Which country does not exist in Winston's world?
    • A. 

      Oceania

    • B. 

      Eurasia

    • C. 

      Eastasia

    • D. 

      District 12

  • 10. 
    What major terminology is not a significant part of Winston's world?
    • A. 

      Memory holes

    • B. 

      Doublespeak

    • C. 

      Spanner

    • D. 

      Newspeak

  • 11. 
    What element of foreshadowing shows up in Winston's dreams?
    • A. 

      Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Golden Country

    • C. 

      Dark-haired girl

    • D. 

      His mother

  • 12. 
    According to the book, what is the thing that is your own only?
    • A. 

      Actions

    • B. 

      Facial expressions

    • C. 

      Social choices

    • D. 

      Your mind

  • 13. 
    In newspeak, as opposed to oldspeak, it can be most closely correlated with what modern creation?
    • A. 

      Facebook

    • B. 

      Instagram

    • C. 

      Text messaging

    • D. 

      Digital publishing

  • 14. 
    For what is the Golden Country a metaphor?
    • A. 

      A different country

    • B. 

      Heaven

    • C. 

      His past

    • D. 

      Innocence

  • 15. 
    From Winston's memory, we can deduce that in history all of the following occurred except..
    • A. 

      There were air raids

    • B. 

      There was once a span of peace

    • C. 

      There were purges

    • D. 

      There was victory

  • 16. 
    The Party had a slogan, "Who controls the past, controls the _____________________________"
    • A. 

      World

    • B. 

      Future

    • C. 

      People

    • D. 

      Present

  • 17. 
    In newspeak, if something was not just bad, but extremely bad, it would be said as:
    • A. 

      Super-horrible

    • B. 

      Ungood

    • C. 

      Plusungood

    • D. 

      Plusgood

  • 18. 
    Which entity controls the rations and goods?
    • A. 

      MINITRUTH

    • B. 

      MINIPAX

    • C. 

      MINILUV

    • D. 

      MINIPLENTY

  • 19. 
    Winston's neighbors, the Parsons, are a glaring metaphor for:
    • A. 

      Mindless obedience

    • B. 

      Poor humility

    • C. 

      Patronizing elite

    • D. 

      Enthusiastic efficiency

  • 20. 
    In the end of section IV, part I, Winston's parting thought is
    • A. 

      How to get out of Oceania

    • B. 

      How there is no clear definition of truth

    • C. 

      The proles must topple the governent

    • D. 

      Piecing together his personal past

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