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An Enemy of the People

An Enemy of the People


by Henrik Ibsen

An Enemy of the People: Do Not Go In There Quiz

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Q. On what does Dr. Stockmann blame the corruption that exists in the town and in the country as a whole?

Immoral elected officials
A band of evil elves who are set on performing a hostile takeover of every public office in the nation
The allure of money
The ignorant masses
Q. What do the townspeople do to Dr. Stockmann’s windows?

They paint offensive graffiti on them
They spray them with Windex and wipe them down, as a neighborly gesture
They throw rocks through them
They board them shut
Q. What does Dr. Stockmann lose?

His fourth game of pinochle in a row
His house and job
His sanity
Q. What do the doctor’s visitors try to convince him to do?

Get psychiatric help
Turn himself in to the police
Pursue a career in stand-up comedy, as he’s always cracking them up with his funny voices and knock-knock jokes and whatnot
Retract his scientific findings
Q. What does Dr. Stockmann eventually decide to open?

A hospital
A school
A bookshop
His eyes. It’s 11:30 - about time, lazy.