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Harrison Bergeron QUESTION 2 Harrison's mother Hazel has perfectly average intelligence, which in this story meant:

Harrison Bergeron

QUESTION 2

Harrison's mother Hazel has perfectly average intelligence, which in this story meant:

A.

she could think quite intelligently, but not as well as the truly brilliant people like her husband.

B.

she couldn't think at all

C.

she could only think about things in short bursts

QUESTION 6

The narrator tells us that the ballerina’s repulsive mask is an indicator of her extraordinary beauty; the author is making a point that...

A.

the mask is so hideous, everyone is repulsed by her, so that the attempt at equality has worked to some degree

B.

her beauty is well hidden, making the average and ugly girls look good, so that the attempt at equality has succeeded

C.

her beauty is still known, so the attempt at true equality has failed, and ultimately, cannot succeed.

QUESTION 7

Harrison's father, George, wears a little mental handicap radio in his ear because

A.

he has mental issues

B.

it helps as a hearing aid

C.

he has exceptional intelligence

QUESTION 8

In what ways were people equal in 2081?

A.

before God and the law

B.

every which way

C.

in terms of beauty and intelligence

QUESTION 9

One of the major points that the author, Vonnegut, is making in this story is that:

A.

being perfectly equal isn't possible

B.

it will be an ideal world when everyone is perfectly equal

C.

perfect equality is possible in reality, but there must be certain policies that need to be met.

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