Who declared that the Seven Commandments could be condensed into one,and what did he say it could be condensed to ?
Snowball, and "Four legs good, two legs bad."
Which animal was in charge of defensive operations and what historical figures campaign strategies did he study?
Snowball, Julius Caesar
When Napoleon and Snowball disagreed on defense tactics, with whom did the animals agree?
with whoever was speaking at the time
What happened when Snowball began to win over the animals to his point of view?
Napoleon had his nine fierce dogs chase Snowball off the farm
What was the main problem with building the windmill and how was it solved?
breaking the stones/they ended up dropping them from the top of the quarry
What items did Napoleon suggest trading in order to buy things needed for the windmill? Name two of the three?
hay, wheat and eggs
After the windmill was found in ruins, why was it rebuilt with walls three feet thick?
to make it harder to destroy
What explanation is given for banning "Beasts of England?
With there rebellion completed, it is no longer needed.
How is the Commandment, "No animal shall kill another animal" changed?
the word "without cause" are added
What is a Knacker
a buyer of worn-out domestic animals (or their carcasses) to produce another product, usually fertilizer, pet food, or glue
After years have passed, what is Benjamin's opinion of Animal Farm?
Things were never much different, whether men or animals were in charge
What is the final irony at the end of the book?
When the other animals look at the pigs and the men, they can't tell them apart.
Who was the leader of the animals who was an idealist with the good of all the animals as his aim
What was Squealers explanation for the pig's need for milk and apples?
They really dont like them but need them to keep their brain power
How did the pigs change the 4th commandment, "No animal shall sleep in a bed"
They added "with sheets"
Which animal found it hardest to believe that Snowball had been a traitor at the Battle of the Cowshed?
the original rivalry for command of the animals took place between what two animals?
snowball and Napoleon
What is the name of the weekly celebrations that Napoleon initiates to honor the accomplishments of Animal Farm?
What is the name of the place that Moses promises will provide riches to all animals
For what reason does Napoleon order a number of animals killed?
He says they have collaborated with Snowball
What is the first evidence that Napoleon does not think all animals are equal?
He saves the milk for the pigs
The Characters in Animal Farm are examples of personification. How?
They are assigned human qualities, yet they are not human.
What are the animals told happens to boxer?
THey are told that the wagon with 'Horse Slaughterer" on the side really belongs to the veterinarian and that Boxer was taken to the hospital, where he died while receiveing excellent care.
Why does Squealer speak of a "readjustment" of rations instead of a "reduction" of rations?
Squealer does not want the animals to hear the negative word, reduction, because they will think there is a food shortage and may question Napoleon's leadership. (propaganda)
Who carries the whip at the beginning and at the end of the novel?
In the begining, Jones and his men carry whips, at the end Napoleon and the pigs carry whips.
What is ironic about the building of the windmill?
The windmill was supposed to make the animals lives easier, but all they get from it is the fatigue from their hard work in building it