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Fahrenheit 451 Archetypes

The color black BeattyFiremen=distruction The color red Burning books Blood transfusion w/ Mildred The color white (light) Clarice and Faber Snake or serpent Kerosene/flame thrower – poising the world Sun or fire Inspiration OR symbol of hellBirth and resurrection OR…

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Fahrenheit 451- Part 1

What is Montag’s occupation? fireman What is unusual about Montag’s job? he starts fires rather than putting them out How does Montag’s feel about His job? he loves it what time of year is it? fall/autumn who is Clarisse McClellan?…

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Plot Diagram of F451

Exposition -Intro to Montag-Clarisse Asks: Are you happy? Rising Action -Elderly lady burns-Montag steals first book (Bible)-Beatty and Montag talk (bump in the road) -he is “sick”-Turns to Faber (they plan their attack)-Montag reads Dover Beach to Mildred’s friends-Montag goes…

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Fahrenheit 451 Part 2

What is the meaning of the title of Part 2? The sand goes through the seive. Montag reads books that go right through him and he doesn’t remember anything What is the importance of the dentifrice commercial? shows how easily…

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Fahrenheit 451 Test Review

Guy Montag The protagonist of the story who is a fireman for ten years until he reads his first book. This person must leave his community in order to save his life. Mildred Montag Montag’s wife’s friend who has been…

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Fahrenheit 451

In this society, what do firefighters do? They burn books Who is Clarisse McClellan? an unusual young girl who liked to think and talk; Montag’s neighbor; is later hit by a car and killed For what “crimes” has Clarisse’s uncle…

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Fahrenheit 451 Figurative Language

With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world metaphor before he reached the corner, however, he slowed as if a wind had sprung up from nowhere simile as if someone…

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Fahrenheit 451 Part 3 Questions

What hint does Beatty say he sent to Montag? The Hound What does Mildred have in her hand when she leaves the house? A suitcase What does Montag suspect Mildred of doing? Putting in the alarm What does Beatty say…

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