Fahrenheit 451 Part 2 Study Guide – Flashcards

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What did Mildred and Montag do after Captain Beatty left?
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They read the books
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What comes to Mildred and Montag's door shortly after Beatty leaves?
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The mechanical hound
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Why does Mildred get upset with Montag when he keeps talking about Clarisse and what made her unique?
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Because Mildred refuses to talk about someone who is dead
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Why does Mildred she wishes she could watch her parlor family instead of read?
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The tv shows are filled with color and it makes her laugh
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What is Mildred scared about with Beatty?
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She is scared that he will find out about all the books and he will burn the house and her "family"
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What does Montag feel books can do?
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He thinks they will be able to stop people from making the same mistakes
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Why does Montag want a teacher?
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Because he doesn't understand what he is reading
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Who did Montag meet in a park around a year ago?
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Faber
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What did Faber do?
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He was a English professor
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What college did Faber work for?
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The Liberal Arts College
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Why was the college shut down?
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For lack of students and patronage
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When did the college shut down?
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40 years ago
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What did Faber try to hide while he tried to runaway from Montag when they met?
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A book of poems
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What did Faber give Montag after he met?
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His phone number and address
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Why did Faber give his phone number and address to Montag?
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For Montag's "Future Investigations" folder
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When Montag called Faber for the first time what did he ask him?
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How many copies of the Bible, Shakespeare, or Plato are left in the country
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What does Faber think Montag is trying to do when he calls him and how does he react?
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He thinks Montag is trying to trap/frame him and he hangs up the phone
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What book did Montag take from the old lady who was burned alive?
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The bible
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What does Montag realize about the book he took from the oldlady who was burned to death?
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That this might be the last copy of the Bible in their country
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T/F: Montag considers turning in the Bible to Beatty
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False
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What books does Montag think about turning into Beatty?
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Mr. Jefferson and Mr.Thoreau
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What is Montag scared of Beatty finding out about the book he turns into him?
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That he knows what book he took
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What does Montag decide to do with the bible?
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He decides to make a copy of it before that night
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What does Mildred tell Montag why her friends are coming over?
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To watch the "White Clown"
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Which friends of Mildred come over?
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Mrs.Phelps and Mrs. Bowles
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How does Montag get to Faber's?
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The subway
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What childhood memory does the sieve and the sand relate to Montag
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When he was a kid his mean cousin said if he filled the sieve with sand he would get a dime
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What does Montag try to do while he is going to Faber's?
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He tries to memorize the Bible
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What distracts Montag while he is going to Faber's?
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A jingle for "Denham's Detrifrice" toothpaste
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What happens when the jingle distracts Montag?
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He gets so mad that he waves the bible out to the other passengers on the subway
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What does Montag show Faber that makes Faber's fear of Montag slowly fade?
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He sees that he has a book with him
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T/F: Faber is a religious man
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False
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Why has Montag come to Faber?
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He wants hhim to teach him to understand books
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What does Faber tell Montag that he doesnt understand the real reason for something?
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Faber tells Montag that he doesnt understand the real reason for his unhappiness and is only guessing that is has something to do with books since they are the obly things he knows for sure are gone.
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What does Faber say about books and their meanings that can relate to other things?
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He says that the same meaning can be in media, television, and radio but the people choose not to
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What does Faber say that explains why books are hated?
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Faber says the reason why books are heated and feared is because they show the pores in the face of life
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What 3 things does Faber say are missing from people that are in books
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1) Quality (texture). He says the Ible has "pores" and feautres and deatalied knowledge of life 2)Leisure. He says books let the reader stop what their reading and think about what they just read unlike tv 3) The right to carry out actions based on what we learn from the interation of the first 2
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What does Faber agree with Mildred with?
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That television is more real than books but he dislikes it because it is too controlling
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What does Montag give Faber before he leaves?
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He gives him the bible to go photo copy
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What does Faber give Montage before he leaves?
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These seashell radio headphones that let you communicate through each earpiece that he invented
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What is Montag's and Faber's major plan?
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Planting books in the homes of firemen to discredit the frofession and see the firehouses burn.
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What does Faber disagree with Montag's major plan?
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That it will not get to the heart of the problem
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What does Faber say they need to do to fufill their major plan?
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They need to be patient, since the coming war will eventually mean the death of the tv families
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What does Montag do to finally get Faber's help?
answer
He starts ripping the pages out of the bible before Faber begs him to stop
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What does Faber say he will help Montag with for the bible?
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He says he knows an old friend who has a printing press to copy the bible
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What does Faber give Montag when he requests for help with Beatty that night?
answer
His radio/communicating/hearing seashells that he invented
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What book does Montag decide to give to Beatty?
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It doesn't say but it is a substitue book
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How late are the banks open to?
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24/7
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What are the bank tellers?
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Robots
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What book does Faber read over the earpiece to Montag?
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"The Book of Jobs"
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What does Montag try to do when he gets home?
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He tries to get Mildred and her two friends in a deep conversation
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How long do the ladies think the war will last?
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48 hours
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T/F: The ladies are not worried about the war
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True
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Whose husbands go off to war?
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Mrs.Phelps and Mrs. Bowles
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What man has none of the 3 ladies ever known?
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Somebody who died in war
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How many atomic wars has their been since 1990?
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2
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What makes Montag mad when he is talking to Mildred and her friends?
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When they discuss politics and they describe how they boted in the last presidential election based on physical appearance
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What does Montag bring out that shocks all the 3 women?
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A book of poetry
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What lie does Mildred come up with when Montag brings the book out?
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That every year a fireman is allowed to take on book home to show his family and prove what nonsense books are
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What commad does Faber make Montag do?
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Go along with Mildred's lie
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What poem does Montag read to the 3 ladies?
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"Dover Beach" by Matthew Arnold
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What happens when Montag is done reading his poem?
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Mrs.Phelps is in tears and Mrs. Bowles is furious with Montag and swears to never come back to this house
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What does Montag do after reading the poem?
answer
He drops the book in the incinerator
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What does Montag do that makes the 2 ladies leave?
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Montag blows up on Mrs.Bowles and tells her to go home and think about her empty life
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What has Mildred been doing to Montag's books?
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She's been burning the books one by one
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What does Montag do with the rest of the books he has?
answer
He hides them in the backyard
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What does Montag feel guilty about?
answer
Upsettig Mildred's friends
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What happens when Montag goes to the firestation and gives the book to Beatty?
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He throws the book in the trashcan and lights it?
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What does Beatty do to Montag?
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He attavks him with litery quotations to confuse him and convince him that books are better burned then read
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T/F: The Mechanical Hound is gone
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True
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What thing does Beatty do that is different when the alarm goes off?
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He drives the truck
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What house do they arrive at that has caused the alarm?
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Montag's
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What are the themes of this book?
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Rebellion, Growth, Happiness, Dystopian, Comformity, Distortion, Censorship, anit - intellectualism, violence, shallow culture, and proliferation of advertising
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question
What did Mildred and Montag do after Captain Beatty left?
answer
They read the books
question
What comes to Mildred and Montag's door shortly after Beatty leaves?
answer
The mechanical hound
question
Why does Mildred get upset with Montag when he keeps talking about Clarisse and what made her unique?
answer
Because Mildred refuses to talk about someone who is dead
question
Why does Mildred she wishes she could watch her parlor family instead of read?
answer
The tv shows are filled with color and it makes her laugh
question
What is Mildred scared about with Beatty?
answer
She is scared that he will find out about all the books and he will burn the house and her "family"
question
What does Montag feel books can do?
answer
He thinks they will be able to stop people from making the same mistakes
question
Why does Montag want a teacher?
answer
Because he doesn't understand what he is reading
question
Who did Montag meet in a park around a year ago?
answer
Faber
question
What did Faber do?
answer
He was a English professor
question
What college did Faber work for?
answer
The Liberal Arts College
question
Why was the college shut down?
answer
For lack of students and patronage
question
When did the college shut down?
answer
40 years ago
question
What did Faber try to hide while he tried to runaway from Montag when they met?
answer
A book of poems
question
What did Faber give Montag after he met?
answer
His phone number and address
question
Why did Faber give his phone number and address to Montag?
answer
For Montag's "Future Investigations" folder
question
When Montag called Faber for the first time what did he ask him?
answer
How many copies of the Bible, Shakespeare, or Plato are left in the country
question
What does Faber think Montag is trying to do when he calls him and how does he react?
answer
He thinks Montag is trying to trap/frame him and he hangs up the phone
question
What book did Montag take from the old lady who was burned alive?
answer
The bible
question
What does Montag realize about the book he took from the oldlady who was burned to death?
answer
That this might be the last copy of the Bible in their country
question
T/F: Montag considers turning in the Bible to Beatty
answer
False
question
What books does Montag think about turning into Beatty?
answer
Mr. Jefferson and Mr.Thoreau
question
What is Montag scared of Beatty finding out about the book he turns into him?
answer
That he knows what book he took
question
What does Montag decide to do with the bible?
answer
He decides to make a copy of it before that night
question
What does Mildred tell Montag why her friends are coming over?
answer
To watch the "White Clown"
question
Which friends of Mildred come over?
answer
Mrs.Phelps and Mrs. Bowles
question
How does Montag get to Faber's?
answer
The subway
question
What childhood memory does the sieve and the sand relate to Montag
answer
When he was a kid his mean cousin said if he filled the sieve with sand he would get a dime
question
What does Montag try to do while he is going to Faber's?
answer
He tries to memorize the Bible
question
What distracts Montag while he is going to Faber's?
answer
A jingle for "Denham's Detrifrice" toothpaste
question
What happens when the jingle distracts Montag?
answer
He gets so mad that he waves the bible out to the other passengers on the subway
question
What does Montag show Faber that makes Faber's fear of Montag slowly fade?
answer
He sees that he has a book with him
question
T/F: Faber is a religious man
answer
False
question
Why has Montag come to Faber?
answer
He wants hhim to teach him to understand books
question
What does Faber tell Montag that he doesnt understand the real reason for something?
answer
Faber tells Montag that he doesnt understand the real reason for his unhappiness and is only guessing that is has something to do with books since they are the obly things he knows for sure are gone.
question
What does Faber say about books and their meanings that can relate to other things?
answer
He says that the same meaning can be in media, television, and radio but the people choose not to
question
What does Faber say that explains why books are hated?
answer
Faber says the reason why books are heated and feared is because they show the pores in the face of life
question
What 3 things does Faber say are missing from people that are in books
answer
1) Quality (texture). He says the Ible has "pores" and feautres and deatalied knowledge of life 2)Leisure. He says books let the reader stop what their reading and think about what they just read unlike tv 3) The right to carry out actions based on what we learn from the interation of the first 2
question
What does Faber agree with Mildred with?
answer
That television is more real than books but he dislikes it because it is too controlling
question
What does Montag give Faber before he leaves?
answer
He gives him the bible to go photo copy
question
What does Faber give Montage before he leaves?
answer
These seashell radio headphones that let you communicate through each earpiece that he invented
question
What is Montag's and Faber's major plan?
answer
Planting books in the homes of firemen to discredit the frofession and see the firehouses burn.
question
What does Faber disagree with Montag's major plan?
answer
That it will not get to the heart of the problem
question
What does Faber say they need to do to fufill their major plan?
answer
They need to be patient, since the coming war will eventually mean the death of the tv families
question
What does Montag do to finally get Faber's help?
answer
He starts ripping the pages out of the bible before Faber begs him to stop
question
What does Faber say he will help Montag with for the bible?
answer
He says he knows an old friend who has a printing press to copy the bible
question
What does Faber give Montag when he requests for help with Beatty that night?
answer
His radio/communicating/hearing seashells that he invented
question
What book does Montag decide to give to Beatty?
answer
It doesn't say but it is a substitue book
question
How late are the banks open to?
answer
24/7
question
What are the bank tellers?
answer
Robots
question
What book does Faber read over the earpiece to Montag?
answer
"The Book of Jobs"
question
What does Montag try to do when he gets home?
answer
He tries to get Mildred and her two friends in a deep conversation
question
How long do the ladies think the war will last?
answer
48 hours
question
T/F: The ladies are not worried about the war
answer
True
question
Whose husbands go off to war?
answer
Mrs.Phelps and Mrs. Bowles
question
What man has none of the 3 ladies ever known?
answer
Somebody who died in war
question
How many atomic wars has their been since 1990?
answer
2
question
What makes Montag mad when he is talking to Mildred and her friends?
answer
When they discuss politics and they describe how they boted in the last presidential election based on physical appearance
question
What does Montag bring out that shocks all the 3 women?
answer
A book of poetry
question
What lie does Mildred come up with when Montag brings the book out?
answer
That every year a fireman is allowed to take on book home to show his family and prove what nonsense books are
question
What commad does Faber make Montag do?
answer
Go along with Mildred's lie
question
What poem does Montag read to the 3 ladies?
answer
"Dover Beach" by Matthew Arnold
question
What happens when Montag is done reading his poem?
answer
Mrs.Phelps is in tears and Mrs. Bowles is furious with Montag and swears to never come back to this house
question
What does Montag do after reading the poem?
answer
He drops the book in the incinerator
question
What does Montag do that makes the 2 ladies leave?
answer
Montag blows up on Mrs.Bowles and tells her to go home and think about her empty life
question
What has Mildred been doing to Montag's books?
answer
She's been burning the books one by one
question
What does Montag do with the rest of the books he has?
answer
He hides them in the backyard
question
What does Montag feel guilty about?
answer
Upsettig Mildred's friends
question
What happens when Montag goes to the firestation and gives the book to Beatty?
answer
He throws the book in the trashcan and lights it?
question
What does Beatty do to Montag?
answer
He attavks him with litery quotations to confuse him and convince him that books are better burned then read
question
T/F: The Mechanical Hound is gone
answer
True
question
What thing does Beatty do that is different when the alarm goes off?
answer
He drives the truck
question
What house do they arrive at that has caused the alarm?
answer
Montag's
question
What are the themes of this book?
answer
Rebellion, Growth, Happiness, Dystopian, Comformity, Distortion, Censorship, anit - intellectualism, violence, shallow culture, and proliferation of advertising
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