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Animal Farm

Animal Farm


by George Orwell

Animal Farm: Ee-eye-ee-eye Oh! Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Animal Farm? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Whose dream inspires the animals to revolt?

Che Guevera's
Old Major's
The Three Blind Mice's
Q. How does Napoleon exert his power?

Political persuasion
Nine dogs
Q. How do the pigs treat the other animals?

Like equals
With respect but authority
They exploit them
They don't let them sit at their table in the cafeteria
Q. What happens to Boxer?

He retires at a ripe old age
He gets hired by the Lone Ranger and changes his name to Silver
He is sent to death
He eats 60 hard-boiled eggs
Q. What is the status of the farm at the end of the story?

Bad—worse than when humans were running it
So-so—not bad, not good
Paradise on earth—everyone is having a ball
Farm? What farm? We thought this was set in Russia!