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Brave New World- Thomas Huxley
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What was Huxley's grandfather known for
being a famous scientist supporting the darwin theory
what was Huxley's job in California?
what sense did Huxley capture in his work
major theme involves this as it impacts the individual:
Science, technology, progress
What stops Helmholtz from being truly happy as an alpha?
Why does Lenina go away with Bernard Marx
She was spending too much time with Henry Foster
Why was Ford referenced in the novel?
People revolutionized the way humans were produced and indoctrinated just as Ford created the assembly line for making cars
Why was Lenina disgusted by Linda
Linda has aged terribly and no one in the civilized world aged that way
What is Mustapha Mond's view on religion
He believes that there is probably a God
Who said "Because our world is not the same, people will have what they want"
Who is a sellout when they get famous?
Who said, "Once I did something that none of the others did. I stood against a rock in the middle of the day in Summer with my arms out like Jesus on the Cross"
Why is a boy taking from the garden during the play
Polly Trotsky freaks him out
True or False: the director confides in Bernard the story of losing Linda but concludes at the time they did not have a natural relationship
true or false: Bernard thinks he will be banished to Iceland, a fate he believes will be good for him
True or False: Lenina is offended and upset after John refuses to sleep with her after they go to the feelies
True or False: Henry Foster overthrows Mond and sets up a new regime where religion can be practiced
John is happy when he learns about civilization and proposes to Lenina
Brunette, Wonderfully pneumatic, relies on Soma to get through the reservation visit
Pities Bernard and wishes he would show more pride but also is not happy with his writing works
who says he would kill a lion or sweep the floor for Lenina's admiration
this characters death is meant to desensitize the children watching the process
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