George Orwell Quiz

George Orwell Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

How much do you know about the author of Animal Farm and 1984? Take the George Orwell quiz from eNotes to find out! Contains ten questions about the English novelist and social critic.

  • Question 1

    "1984" is considered a _____________ novel.

  • Question 2

    Why did Orwell go to Burma?

  • Question 3

    "Animal Farm" is an allegorical novel about whose regime?

  • Question 4

    True or False: Orwell once taught high school

  • Question 5

    What is George Orwell's real name?

  • Question 6

    Which of the following is NOT among the neologisms coined by Orwell?

  • Question 7

    Where was Orwell born?

  • Question 8

    In what decade was most of Orwell's work published?

  • Question 9

    The title of one of Orwell's essay about his time in Burma is titled, "Shooting ____________."

  • Question 10

    What unusual stipulation did Orwell include in his will?

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