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A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange


by Anthony Burgess

A Clockwork Orange: Pretty Gritty Fruit Quiz

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Q. How would you describe a night out with Alex & Co.?

A quiet evening involving some popcorn and a chick flick
No study breaks here, all of them are focused on getting into tough schools
Ultra-violent rampage
Sophisticated, all fine wines and filet mignons
Q. When is Alex arrested?

While eating breakfast
While looting a mansion
While tweeting about his previous night
While singing in the shower
Q. What is Ludovico's Technique?

A way to stop someone from choking
A brainwashing technique involving associative learning
A way to stop someone's heart with five taps to the chest
A nose-picking strategy
Q. Why does F. Alexander want to overthrow the current regime?

He lost his wife
He can't stand the national anthem
The leader bullied him in high school
He's allergic to BS
Q. What does Alex decide at the end of the novel?

To be even more violent
To stop playing Farmville
To only eat Skittles for the rest of his life
To try and lead a normal life