The Handmaid’s Tale

by: Margaret Atwood

Themes, Motifs & Symbols Quick Quiz

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Ultimately, Gilead wants to turn the female gender into ___.

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How does Gilead maintain its control over women’s bodies?

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What is ironic about Gilead’s goal of preventing sexual violence against women?

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What theocratic slogan shows the importance of religion within Gilead?

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What about Cambridge, Massachusetts makes it a perfect place for Gilead’s power to be based?


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