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1984 Overview Quiz

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1984 Overview Quiz

2+2=? Find the answer to this question and others with eNotes' 1984 Overview Quiz. Covering important plot developments, characters, and branches of government under Big Brother, here are ten essential questions to prepare you for your next test or essay on 1984.

  • Question 1

    What “thought crime” does Winston commit in his diary?

  • Question 2

    What does Winston write in the dust on the table?

  • Question 3

    In which department is Winston employed?

  • Question 4

    Which of the following is NOT one of the slogans of doublespeak?

  • Question 5

    Who is the true author of the manifesto?

  • Question 6

    What is the fictional setting of the novel?

  • Question 7

    What does Julia tell Winston in the note that she slips to him?

  • Question 8

    What is the name of the group who tries to get children to report on their parents?

  • Question 9

    Which character is really a member of the Secret Police?

  • Question 10

    What is Winston threatened with that makes him betray Julia?

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