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Brave New World

Brave New World

  

by Aldous Huxley

Brave New World: Off the Reservation Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Brave New World? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who is Mustapha Mond?


An important historian
A newspaper reporter
A character in The Lion King
One of the ten World Controllers
Q. Why is the Director planning to exile Bernard to Iceland?


Because of his difficult and unsocial behavior
Because he smells bad
Because he is small and weak
Because the Director is jealous of Bernard
Q. Which of the following is a book John used to teach himself to read?


Winnie-the-Pooh
The Shining
The Complete Works of Shakespeare
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Q. Why does the Director resign?


He is ashamed of being “a father”
He is ready for retirement
He demanded a pay raise that he didn’t receive
He was caught reading a forbidden book
He has a guaranteed pension and you "never know" with the deficit
Q. How does John respond to his submission to World State society at the end of the book?


With happiness (it’s nice to belong somewhere)
With despair (he hangs himself)
With ambivalence
With sleepiness (he takes a nap)
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