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Brave New World: No Flying Carpets and Genies Here Quiz
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Q. What is sleep-teaching in A Brave New World?
Training insomniacs to sleep
Learning to work as they sleep.
Dreaming about teaching anything (like how to jump on a pogo stick, or blink)
Being instilled with certain beliefs while you are sleep
Q. What's soma?
The region north of Market St. in San Fransisco
A trippy drug
A way to say how much you like cookies (So Ma!)
A way to question your mother (So, ma?)
Q. What role does sex play in the novel?
No one ever mentions it. Not at all. Not once.
Sex is punished. You do the dirty, you get, well, murdered.
Everyone is having sex all the time.
What is sex?
Q. How are John and Linda related to the Director?
Linda trained monkeys with him for a while back in college, John was the main monkey.
John & Linda are in his knitting club.
John is his brother from another mother. Linda's the other mother.
John is his son. Linda is his lover from way back when.
Q. How does John deal with guilt?
He eats his weight in Cheetos.
He whips himself, and lives alone in a lighthouse.
He bullies his gerbils.
He steps in front of a hover board rider.