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How does Equality 7-2521 escape the Palace of Corrective Detention?
He walks out the door uncontested.
Why is Equality 7-2521 pleased at the Golden One's age?
She has not yet entered the Palace of Mating
Why does Equality 7-2521 get sent to the Palace of Corrective Detention?
For refusing to tell the Home Council where he was one night
Why does the Council of Vocations give Equality 7-2521 his job?
Because he is too independent to be allowed a higher position
Why do the members of the World Council of Scholars reject the light bulb?
Because they are afraid of it
Why does Equality 7-25-21 decide to offer the World Council of Scholars the light bulb?
He wants to help his brothers
At the end of the novella, What does Equality 7-2521 do for a living, officially? does not plan to do which of the following?
Kill Collective 0-0009
Why does Equality 7-2521 break out of the Palace of Corrective Detention?
The World Council is meeting
Why don't the students talk to each other?
They are afraid that the others might not agree with what they say
Who built the house in which Equality 7-2521 and the Golden One live at the end of the novella?
Men from the Unmentionable Times
What do the laws of this society say writing?
It is a sin too think words no others think and put them down on paper.
List four laws of this society
-men must learn till they reach their 15th year
-council of vocations chooses jobs for everyone
-only we + us can be used
-men must think of all brothers not just one
Why did International 4-8818 say it was forbidden to enter the "hole" even if the Council did not know it?
Since the council doesn't know of the hole, there is no law permitting to enter. Everything not permitted by law is forbidden
For what purposes did Equality 7-2521 use the hole
Equality uses the hole to write & discover electricity
Describe the house and its contents in your own words and explain why Liberty and Equality find it so strange and unique.
The house is two stories with flat roof, its mostly made out of glass. There is a library full of books and only one bedroom so this house was meant for two people. They find it so strange because they have never seen a house so small.
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