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"Wintriness responded to wintriness. The overalls of the workers were white, their hands gloved with a pale corpse-coloured rubber."

What are the strongest interpretations of this quote from chapter one? Choose ALL that apply.


Because the winter is normally a time of great happiness and energy, the workers often display an ecstatic demeanor.


The bleak and dreary atmosphere of winter is carried over into the physical appearance and working environment of the Hatchery.


The Hatchery is a stimulating place to work, and all of the employees are energetic and enthusiastic in their appearance.


The color white is symbolic for the sanitary conditions required in the Hatchery.


Because of the dullness of the surroundings, the Hatchery employees demonstrate complacency in their daily routines.

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