Animal Farm ch. 8 Flashcard Example #36009

How was the sixth commandment changed?
Original=”No animal shall kill any other animal” New=”No animal shall kill any other animal without cause.”
What titles did the pigs invent for Napoleon
“Our leader,Comrade Napoleon”
What poem did Minimus write in honor of Napoleon?
The poem was entitled Comrade Napoleon
(see page 100-101)
What terrible stories concerning Mr. Fredrick were circulating around the farm?
Rumors about Mr. Fredrick
a. Plotting to attack Animal Farm
b. To destroy the windmill
c. Three hens and Snowball entered into a plot to murder Napoleon
d. Intended to bring twenty men,all armed with guns
e. Already bribed magistrates and police to ask no questions if he got hold of the title deeds to Animal Farm
f. Practiced cruelties against his animals
i. Flogged an old horse to death
ii. Starved hi cows
iii. Killed a dog by throwing it into the fence
iv. Made cocks fight with razor attached to their spurs.
What name was given to the windmill?
It was named “Napoleon Mill”
Why was Napoleon upset with Mr. Fredrick?
He wanted to pay a low price for the lumber, but pretending to be friends with Pilkington caused Fredrick to raise his price by 12 pounds; also, Napoleon would only accept cask not a check, but the bank notes turned out to be forgeries.
What battle took place in this chapter?
The Battle of the Windmill
Did the animals win the battle? Why or why not?
the animals won the battle
a. When the windmill was blown they got their courage back
b. They attacked from all sides
c. Some animals died and some were wounded
d. The humans fled
What new decoration did Napoleon create?
The Order of the Green Banner which he conferred upon himself
How was the fifth commandment changed?
“No animal shall drink alcohol” to “No animal shall drink alcohol to excess”
What do the animal think of Mr. Fredrick and Mr. Pilkington?
They don’t trust either of them;they hated them both
List the lies that are told about Snowball to the other animals?
That he has been pensioner of Mr. Jones from the beginning;that he entered in to a plot to murder Napoleon; was known to be skulking on Pinchfield farm
Describe the event surrounding the Battle of the Windmill. Does Pilkington Help?
The Battle of the Windmill:
a. Animals were at breakfast
b. Frederick and followers came through the barred gate
c. 15 men with 1/2 dozen guns opened fire
d. Animals were wounded
e. Pilkington sent message “serves you right”
f. Frederick and men blow up the windmill with dynamite
g. Animals attacked with courage and force and the enemy ran for their lives
to criticize severely
the way in which one behaves
showing extreme joy or bliss
a person or group appointed to represent others
a zealous follower
a drunken person
to detain or confine
a secret plot

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