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by George Orwell

1984: The Parties Were Better in the 1960s Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around 1984? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where does Winston Smith live?

The United States
In a land far, far away
On the wrong side of the tracks
Q. Complete this sentence found on posters in Smith’s building: “______ is watching you.”

Orville Redenbacher
Big Brother
The Eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckleburg
Q. For which Ministry does Winston Smith work?

The Ministry of Magic
The Ministry of Peace
The Ministry of Love
The Ministry of Truth
The Ministry of Onion Rings
Q. Why is Winston so worried about getting caught writing in his diary?

Because only little girls keep diaries, and he doesn’t want to be teased
Because his entries would be considered “thoughtcrimes”
Because he’s not allowed to own writing instruments
Because he is a nervous Nelly
Q. Office intrigue! The dark-haired girl at work passes Winston a note. What does it say?

I know what you did last summer.
I love you.
Do you like me? Check yes, no or maybe.
Please sign this report and return it to me ASAP.