George Orwell's 1984: Summary, Characters, Themes & Analysis


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What type of novel is 1984?

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1. Who is Katharine?

2. What does O'Brien do to Winston?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo tests you on the plot and characters in George Orwell's book 1984, with a particular focus on the characters Winston, Katherine, and O'Brien.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on the following:

  • Genre of 1984
  • Aspects of Winston
  • Actions of O'Brien

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow you to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw from the lesson the most important information about George Orwell's 1984
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained to identify Winston's profession
  • Knowledge application - use what you've learned to answer questions about the character Katherine

Additional Learning

To learn more about this classic novel, review the accompanying lesson titled George Orwell's 1984: Summary, Characters, Themes & Analysis. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify major characters in 1984 and their significance
  • Understand the roles technology and government manipulation play in the plot and themes of 1984
  • Describe how 1984 fits the mold of its genre