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Brave New World Anticipation Guide

Read the statements below.  For each: Decide if you agree or disagree; circle your opinion.  Then write a few sentences explaining why.

 

1.      Generally speaking, itís safer to try to fit in more than not.

Agree

Disagree

 

 

 

2.      People who generally donít fit social standards should expect to be ostracized.

Agree

Disagree

 

 

 

3.      Ignorance is bliss.

Agree

Disagree

 

 

 

4.      A utopia should be primarily based on making everyone in that society happy.

Agree

Disagree

 

 

 

5.      If someone has control over you, but you donít realize it, itís not a problem.

Agree

Disagree

 

 

6.      If you could have any job in the world ďwhen you grow up,Ē it would be ____________ _________  [just fill in the blank for this; no explanation needed].