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Harrison Bergeron

Harrison Bergeron


by Kurt Vonnegut

Harrison Bergeron: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Harrison Bergeron? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Having over 200 amendments to the Constitution is an extreme way of showing a devotion to which theme?

Rules and Order
Justice and Judgment
Extreme Control Issues
Q. "Harrison Bergeron" could be considered what literary genre?

Gothic Fiction
Epic Poetry
Q. What characterization method tells us the most about Harrison Bergeron before we meet him?

Direct Characterization
Thoughts and Opinions
Vicious Government Rumors
Q. Which character has totally succumbed to government manipulation, believing that if things change, society would fall apart?

Hazel Bergeron
Diana Moon Glampers
George Bergeron
the unnamed cello player who just wants to be a duke
Q. What kind of atmosphere does Vonnegut's plain language and dry tone evoke?

science fiction
Super Fun Theme Park