19 February 2013
Animal Farm Questions
A.) The pigs and dogs from the beginning arrange themselves in the front like they are above all the other animals, while the other animals sit in the back. Then later in the book, the pigs end up becoming the rulers of the farm and the dogs guard the pigs which pretty much makes them like a second in command to the pigs. B.) Major told the animals that man is the real enemy. Man is the only ‘animal’ that doesn’t produce anything but he takes what the animals produce. He said that if they got rid of man, then all of their problems would be solved. Chapter Two:
B.) There was a lot of difficulty on the farm due to Mr. Jones alcoholism. At one point when Mr. Jones is drunk, neither he nor his men feed the animals. That’s when they break into the feed shed and the men come after them with whip to run them off and the animals attack them. C.) Everything the nose rings, dog chains, knives, the bits and some more are thrown down the well. Chapter Three and Four:
B.) Squealer tries to claim that he has “scientific proof”, which is not true, and uses it to try to gain the animal’s sympathy. He is also always threatening that Mr. Jones will return if the animals choose to not obey what Napoleon tells them to do. C.) The gun is used as a reminder or symbol of the successful fight they had against the humans. It is supposed to be fired twice a year to celebrate the Battle of the Cowshed and the anniversary of the Midsummer's Day Rebellion. Chapter Five:
A.) Mollie is really stuck up and snooty and likes to be well taken care of and catered too with pretty ribbons and when she is faced with the hard work that she is being forced to do, she doesn’t like it, so she decides to leave. C.) Since Napoleon pretty much sends Squealer out to do his dirty work for him and give the animals his orders, he doesn’t want any of the animals rebelling. So he places the dogs with Squealer to warn them that they...