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Brave New World Anticipation Guide Revisited

Now that youíve spent some time getting to know Bernard Marx, revisit the statements below from his perspective.  Read the statements below.  For each: Decide whether Bernard would  agree or disagree; circle his opinion.  Then using references to things that happen or are said in the book (hint:  This means write down page numbers and a brief description), write a few sentences explaining why that would be Bernardís opinion.

 

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

Agree

Disagree