He may be suggesting that both family and Government Examination day to be separated. Any breaks in addition to the three optional breaks will be considered unexcused and will be reported to the NBOME by the test center administrator.
He wants to learn about things though ironically this appears to be something that the Government do not allow.
Which in turn will result in challenges to the Government and how they operate. Which may be important as Slesar could be highlighting what can happen when a Government is not Examination day to account and is allowed to dictate to its citizens.
Though some critics might suggest that Dickie is just unfortunate it might be important to remember that what is happening is that a Government is imposing its will on its citizens. If anything it is possible that both Mr and Mrs Jordan have put themselves first ahead of Dickie.
The end of the story is also interesting due to the tone of the Government official who is on the phone to Mr Jordan. Which suggests that the rule of Government may be more important than family.
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It is also interesting that Mrs Jordan though afraid does not spare Dickie from the test. Candidates should anticipate heavy traffic on the way to the center and plan accordingly. She knows how important the Government test is and knows that Dickie must do it. There is no sense that a citizen has the freedom to develop as they might like to.
Similarly with the other parents who Dickie sees when he is brought to take the test by his father. The actions of the Government would and should be considered to be irregular.
It is important to allow sufficient time to check in and be seated. If the consequences of the test where known to the child taking the test. The Government knows that they would deliberately try and fail the test by giving the wrong answers.
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Individuals appear to serve the Government rather than the other way around. Communication During Testing Candidates will not be permitted to leave the test center or have contact with others outside of the center by phone or other means until the conclusion of the examination.
Testing at Prometric Centers It is important to arrive at least 30 minutes before the examination appointment time. If anything Dickie and his family appear to live in a suppressive environment.
They too appear to accept the status quo. He is an innocent child who has been willing sent to his death by both his mother and father. There is also a sense that the Government are controlling their citizens and the freedom they allow their citizens to have.
Something they both appear to accept. The first optional minute break occurs in the morning And the second optional minute break occurs in the in afternoon.
The optional minute lunch break will occur after the morning session is completed. That being people who are clever will be inquisitive and question things.
Some critics might suggest that because of the form of Government in place they were afraid. Narrated in the third person by an unnamed narrator the reader realises from the beginning of the story that Slesar may be exploring the theme of fear.
Optional minute Lunch Break: If they are not the Government will control not only the family but each individual in the family as well.
Your stethoscope may not contain anything identifying a school or association. The fact that Dickie is killed simply because his IQ is too high Examination day above what is acceptable by the Government also seems to be bizarre.
Though the message he is relaying is of a serious nature Dickie has been killed.In Examination Day by Henry Slesar we have the theme of fear, suppression, control, freedom and acceptance. Narrated in the third person by an unnamed. What to Expect on Examination Day. On the scheduled examination date, plan to arrive at the selected NBOME National Center for Clinical Skills Testing (NCCST) at least 30 minutes before the scheduled session to check in and complete the registration process.
Examination Day by Henry Slesar The Jordans never spoke of the exam, not until their son, Dick, was 12 years old. It was on his birthday that Mrs. Jordan first mentioned the subject in his presence, and the. Nov 01, · It's in the not-too-distant future in "Examination Day." A young boy is about to take a very important test.
His parents are more nervous than he is. The boy tells his parents not to worry because he knows he'll do well. His parents are worried because they fear he may do too well.
Written by /10(). Examination Day is a short story which is written by Henry Slesar. The setting takes place in the future, and the main characther is a boy called Dickie. In Dickie's world, the government control everything and does not want people to be intelligent so that they won't seek revolution.
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