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How is Snowball smart?

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In George Orwell's novella, Animal Farm, Snowball is one of the pigs who helps organize the rebellion against Farmer Jones. In appearances, Snowball is friendly and jovial, and he does not seem like a threat to the other animals because of his friendly nature.

In Chapter 2, "Snowball was a more vivacious pig than Napoleon, quicker in speech and more inventive, but was not considered to have the same depth of character."

It is Snowball who helps set up the Seven Commandments and also helps change the Seven Commandments to better benefit the pigs. His friendly, jovial nature is what makes it easier for him to convince the other animals that the pigs are needed for the...

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