Class 8 English Name:_________________________

The Giver by Lois Lowry

A Survey

 

 

Answer TRUE or FALSE to these statements:

 

 

 

__________ 1.        An ideal community would not have any hunger or starvation.

 

 

__________ 2.        An ideal community would not have any jealousy or competition.

 

 

__________ 3.        An ideal community would not have any unemployment.

 

 

__________ 4.        All children should have equal possessions and privileges at a certain age, regardless of the status of their families.

 

 

__________ 5.        Families are much closer when they share their feelings.

 

 

__________ 6.        Life would be better and easier if we did not carry bad memories in our heads.

 

 

__________ 7.        Overpopulation is such a problem that families should not be allowed to have more than two children.

 

 

__________ 8.        There is no real need to learn about world history.

 

 

__________ 9.        There is no real need to learn about one’s own family’s history.

 

 

__________10.        One’s job or occupation in life should be a careful match of one’s interests, talents, and skills.       

 

 

 

Be prepared to explain your answers to the class!