RE: Animal Farm Chapter One
- What is the setting for the story?
- What four characteristics are noted about Boxer the horse?
- What comment does Benjamin the donkey make that shows his cynicism and bad temper?
- How does Clover help the other animals at the meeting?
- What does Old Major say is the reason the animals have such miserable lives?
1. What is the setting for the story?
The story begins as Mr. Jones, the owner of the farm falls asleep because he is drunk. All the animals of his farm begin to gather at the big barn to listen to the Old Major`s (the oldest pig on the farm) speech about the dream he had the previous night.