Fahrenheit 451: QnA
Determine Man Montag and describe his job.
Guy Montag is a Firefighter. He burns books not rather than put out fires.
Explain Clarisse McClellan
Clarisse is a lady who likes to talk instead of tune into and/or offer into electronics.
What smelled like perfume to Montag?
Clarisse asked Montag if he enjoyed. was he?
No he wasn’t happy what so ever.
Who is Mildred, and what took place to her?
Mildred is Montag’s wife, and she either forgot she was taking tablets and inadvertently killed herself or she was so empty inside and just eliminated herself.
Why did Emergency Hospital send out technicians rather of medical professionals to tread Mildred?
The techs get numerous cases per night they have actually special devices developed.
What are parlor-walls?
Parlor-walls are wall televisions
Describe the mechanical hound.
A device that looks like a hound with 4 chemical senses that will assist it hunt down its prey/enemy.
What did Montag believe had been done to the hound?
That it would be easy to set up a partial combination on the hounds and the memory of the hounds on him.
Why was Clarisse thought about anti-social?
Clarisse is not in the social technology age in the book and would rather talk face to face rather to a screen.
Who have Clarisse the majority of her details about the way life used to be?
Who was Captain Beatty?
Captain Beatty is Montag’s boss who gives order to burn books and tell which houses have books in them
How did the firemen understand which houses had books?
The people who understand they have books pull an alarm that signals the firefighters.
What lie did Captain Beatty inform Montag?
That books are traitors, they offer nothing however contradictory info, and that firefighters always burned books.
What did Montag perform in the old lady’s attic?
He took a book
Why were the alarms to burn constantly during the night?
A fire burning at night gets more attention
Why did the old lady light the match and devote suicide?
She felt that life wasn’t worth living without books.
What took place to Clarisse? Was it an accident?
She was struck by an automobile. No it wasn’t a mishap because she knew about the older world and was spreading it.
What was Montag afraid Captain Beatty would find when he came to visit?
He hesitated Captain Beatty would discover the books
Why did Captain Beatty believe books should be destroyed?
He thought they need to be ruined since of the disturbing ideas they can have in them.
What did Montag reveal Mildred after the captain had left the house?
Montag showed Mildred the books he was concealing
Who was Faber?
Faber was an old English professor, who was retired.
Why did Montag go to see Faber?
Montag wished to duplicate copies of some books.
What 3 components did Faber feel were missing from life?
Quality & & texture of info, Leisure time to think, & & the right to perform our actions
What plan did Montag and Faber create?
To plant books in every firefighter’s home.
What was Montag willing to do to convince Faber to assist carry out the strategy?
He wanted to rip a book piece by piece in front of him.
What had Faber developed that allowed him to be in consistent contact with Montag?
A radio and transmitter that looked like “seashells”
Why did Faber choose to go to St. Louis
To find a jobless printer.
Why did Montag burn the book of poetry in the wall incinerator in his house?
He acted as if it was a joke to check out the book so he burned it and also he saw that the women were very sad.
Where did Montag hide his books after the girls left
He concealed them in his backyard.
What was the location of the alarm on the night Montag returned to operate at the firehouse?
The alarm was for Montag’s home
Who was the informant on Montag’s home
Why did Montag eliminate Captain Beatty
Beatty discovered the transmitter and was searching Faber down.
Why didn’t Montag flee prior to he eliminated Captain Beatty
The mechanical hound was near him
Where did Montag pursue he eliminated Beatty
Montag went to Faber’s home
When Montag left Faber; s house, which direction did he go
He went to the river
Why did Montag take scotch, a travel suitcase, and some of Faber’s filthy clothes with him
He needed to throw off his aroma the hound had on him.
What did the railway tracks imply to Montag
A course to security
What was various about the fire Montag saw after leaving the river
The fire provided warmth & & comfort, not ruining.
Throughout the manhunt for Montag by the hound, why did the cam recognize an innocent male as Montag
The firemen required to look good and act as if they got him.
What was various about the hobos Montag satisfied? Why did each guy recognize himself as a well-known author or piece of literature.
They were intellectuals & & were remembering books.
What had actually Montag been able to remember
The book of Ecclesiastes
What took place to the city during the war
The city & & it’s individuals were ruined
What did Montage and the intellectuals believe their mission to be when the war ended
Tht wanted to lean from previous mistakes & & constantly to bear in mind.