What was Boxer’s one real ambition?
To see the windmill well under way before he reached the age for retirement
How old was Boxer?
12 years of age.
What was going to be built in the farmhouse garden?
How much beer were the pigs receiving daily? What about Napoleon?
The pigs were receiving a pint of beer daily. Napoleon had a half gallon.
What happened in April?
Animal Farm was proclaimed a Republic, and it became necessary to elect a President.
According to Moses what was Sugar Candy Mountain like?
There are everlasting fields of clover and the linseed cake and lump sugar growing on the hedges.
How did Boxer get hurt?
Boxer went out late one night to drag a load of stone down to the windmill was laying between the shafts of a cart, his neck stretched out, unable to even raise his head;his eyes glazed, his sides matted with sweat and a thin stream of blood trickled out of his mouth. Boxer said in a weak voice, “It’s my lung”.
What was Boxer’s fate?
He got taken away and slaughtered.
What did Squealer announce to the animals concerning Boxer’s death?
That Boxer had died in the hospital at Willingdon. Squealer said, “It was the most affecting sight I have ever seen!”
What did the pigs purchase at the end of the chapter? Where do you think they got the money?
The pigs purchased a barrel of Whiskey. They got the money from the Knacker who took Boxer away.
At the beginning of the chapter, what state is Boxer in?
His split hoof was still in the process of healing. It troubled him a great deal and he was in pain.
Why does Napoleon educate the pigs?
To get more power to himself and the other pigs.
Describe the events of the Spontaneous Demonstration.
Animals would march around in military formation, after there were recitations of poems,a speech from Squealer and sometimes a shot of a gun.
How does Napoleon benefit from Boxer’s ill condition?
By selling Boxer to the knacker for which he gets money to buy the whiskey. Then makes up a story about Boxer to make the animals work harder.