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1984 Quizzes

by George Orwell

1984 Quiz 1

1. Winston is afraid of

  • dogs
  • rats
  • slugs
  • worms

2. Julia is a member of the

  • Junior Anti-Sex League
  • Inner Party
  • Spies
  • Brotherhood

3. "Facecrime" is

  • defacing a poster of Big Brother
  • wearing an improper expression on your face
  • any act which appears on the surface to be illegal, but is not
  • spraying graffiti on the outside of a building

4. Winston's hostile and glaring colleague in the Records Department is named

  • Ogilvy
  • Tillotson
  • Syme
  • Ampleforth

5. The sash around Julia's waist is

  • gold
  • scarlet
  • green
  • white

6. Complete the slogan: "Who controls the past, controls the future; . . ."

  • "...who controls the present, controls the past."
  • "...who controls the present also controls the future."
  • "...who controls the past also controls the present."
  • "...who controls the future, controls the present."

7. Comrade Ogilvy is

  • a fellow worker of Julia's in the Fiction Department
  • a war hero-turned-traitor who evaded capture and disappeared
  • Winston's neighbor in the Records Department
  • a fictitious person created by Winston for a rewritten Times article

8. Both Syme and Parsons ask Winston if he has any spare

  • Victory cigarettes
  • chocolate
  • shaving cream
  • razor blades

9. Winston predicts that all of the following will be vaporized except:

  • Syme
  • Parsons
  • himself
  • O'Brien

10. All of the following are (presumably) vaporized except:

  • Syme
  • Parsons
  • Winston
  • O'Brien

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