Brave New World Savage Reservation vs. the World State

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In Brave New World, why does Huxley juxtapose the World State and the Savage Reservation?

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1. In Brave New World, what is one of the most important differences between the World State and the Savage Reservation?

2. In Brave New World, what figure is revered in the World State as a sort of religious idol?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Authors often use juxtaposition in novels to make statements about the society in which they live. Aldous Huxley does this in his novel, Brave New World, by comparing the World State and the Savage Reservation. This quiz will gauge your understanding of the importance of these two societies.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment will help you answer questions about the two societies in Brave New World including:

  • Why does the author juxtapose the two societies?
  • What is the most important difference between the two societies?
  • How is religion treated in the two societies?
  • What is a central theme in the values of the World State?

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson, including the reason Huxley juxtaposes the World State and the Savage Reservation
  • Making connections- use understanding of the values of the World State
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding religion and family in Brave New World

Additional Learning

To learn more about the two societies in Brave New World, review the lesson titled Brave New World Savage Reservation vs. the World State. This lesson further details how the two different societies approach:

  • Family structure
  • Religion
  • Consumption
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