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    something else? Be something you dream of? In the story, Charlie Gordon , a mentally challenged man, is faced with this question in his mind and fulfills his dreams of becoming smart, so he could be accepted, to have friends, and feel normal. Charlie taught us to never make fun of someone because they have something wrong. In this science fiction story, ¨Flowers For Algernon¨ by Daniel Keyes, Charlie, a 37 year old man had the IQ of just 68, but Charlie had potential and dreams of being smart. With A.I

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    Charlie Gordon Happier

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    I think that Charlie was happier before her had the operation. I think this because when he was unintelligent he never knew what people were laughing at when he was at work. Before the operation, Charlie didn't know that Joe and the rest of the workers were making fun of him and laughing at him, not with him. He also never understood the meaning of "You pulled a Charlie Gordon", he never thought that it was insulting it, he just laughed along with it because he didn't understand. For example when

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    Charlie Gordon: Smarter

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    you had an IQ lower than the average person? Well, Charlie Gordon only had an IQ of 68. Charlie was a little bit slower than everyone else and he wanted to be smarter. He was made fun of being slow, but he didn’t realize it. So he went to a school that had doctors who were going to experiment on Charlie to make him smarter; which made Charlie happy. After the experiment, Charlie had an IQ of over 200. Charlie was better after the experiment. Charlie was better off after the surgery because realized

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    Charlie Gordon Algernon

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    you ever seen someone being made fun of just because they were kind of different from most people. That is how Charlie Gordon was. His friends made fun of him and laughed at him, but what they didn’t know was that Charlie was slow. So he thought they were laughing with him and then after surgery he realized they weren’t really his friends so I think he was better off before surgery. Charlie was better off before the surgery. The reason is because he was more happier than. It says, “It was like a race

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    character that went through a dramatic change. Charlie Gordon is a thirty-five year old mentally challenged man who works at a bakery, lives in New York, and dedicates his all to become smarter. “I want to be smart.” (Keyes 1). Charlie makes the statement he wants knowledge. He doesn’t have the same feelings like an average person. Charlie wants to be able to experience real life. He wants to be able to have conversations, and have fun with people. Charlie wants to be able to remember everything because

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    Charlie Gordon is a good man, and a hard worker, but he has a learning disability. Though he as this disability, he still gives his all no matter what the circumstances are. After his teacher Ms. Kinnian told him about a surgery that could make him smarter he goes through with this and it changes him, but not for the better. He loses all his friends and ends up being more disabled than before. Charlie is not better off by having the surgery because he loses all his friends. The story states "That's

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    smart? Well, Charlie Gordon did. Charlie Gordon is a 37 year old male with an I.Q. that is not very high. In the Science FIction story “Flowers for Algernon” by Daniel keyes. Charlie Gordon wasn’t very smart, he has a low I.Q. of 68. Charlie wanted to be smart so he would be liked by people. Charlie had the opportunity to have the A.I. surgery to triple his I.Q. Charlie Gordon should have had the A.I. surgery. Charlie fell in love after the A.I. surgery. Before the A.I. surgery Charlie didn’t know

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    them after surgery. Charlie Gordon changed a lot before and after surgery. One might argue Charlie Gordon was better off before the surgery or he was better after his life changing surgery. Charlie Gordon was better off not having his life changing operation. Before surgery Charlie Gordon had an IQ of 68 but after surgery he had an IQ of 300 far past genius status. Charlie’s IQ was not permanent. Later as Charlie’s IQ returns to 68 his look on the world changes. When Charlie Gordon had an IQ of 68 he

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    In life there are people such as Charlie Gordon with an IQ of 68 percent and with no emotions. Charlie Gordon was a 37 year old man with an IQ of 68 percent. He was mentally challenged at a young age and still is now. Until one day a man in a white coat told him he could be smart with an operation he had to take. thats when everything changed about Charlie Gordon he was no longer mentally challenged nor emotionless. Charlie Gordon should have had the IQ surgery because he became intelligent

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    fiction novel, Flowers for Algernon, is about a man, Charlie Gordon, who is the subject for an experimental surgery to help raise his intelligence. The operation was highly successful for a lab mouse, Algernon, until his intelligence starts to rapidly decline. Unfortunately, the operation ended up being ineffective for Charlie Gordon as well. His IQ drops again and he does not understand what happened and can not remember anything he learned before. Charlie Gordon’s journey started with a surprisingly low

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