Fahrenheit 451 Part 2 questions

Who is Faber? He is a retired English professor Montag had met in the park.
Why did Montag go to see Faber? He wanted get help understanding books.
What three elements did Faber feel were missing from life? 1. quality and texture of information2. leisure time to think3. the right to carry out actions based on the other two
What plan did Montag and Faber devise? They were going to plant books in firemen’s houses and turn in the alarm on the firemen.
What was Montag willing to do to convince Faber to carry out his plan? Montag would destroy the Bible page by page until Faber would help him.
What had Faber designed that allowed him to be in constant contact with Montag? He designed green bullet which could be placed in Montag’s ear to communicate with him.
Why did Faber decide to go to St. Louis? He wanted to get the help of an unemployed printer to begin making copies of books.
Why did Montag burn the book of poetry in the wall incinerator at his home? He mistakenly showed Mildred’s friends the book, so he burned it to make them think he was playing a joke on them.
Where did Montag hide his books after the ladies left? He hid the books in the back yard behind some bushes.
What was the destination of the alarm on the night that Montag returned to work at the firehouse? Montag’s house
What is the “damnedest snake” that Montag describes? The stomach pumping machine
If Beatty discovers what Montag is hiding, what is Mildred afraid of losing? Her house and “family.”
Who is Mildred’s family? The people in the parlor walls
What does Montag say the country has won twice since 2022? two atomic wars
What book does Montag have which might be the last copy in the world? The Bible
While riding the subway, what memory from his childhood does Montag recall? A day at the beach with his cousin
How does Faber speak with Montag at the fire station? through the green bullet in his ear
Montag thinks most people are happy. True or false False
The title of section 2 is The Sieve and The Sand. If the sand represents the written words in the books, what does the sieve represent? Montag’s inability to understand what he reads
Which character sees himself/herself as a coward? Faber
What is the “White Clown”? a TV program
Does Montag hide the Bible when he takes the train to see Faber? no
Committing suicide and hurting people is a common occurrence in this society. True or True
What book may be the last copy which Montag has in his possession? The Bible
Montag tells Faber that, “nobody listens any more. (he) can’t talk to the walls because they are yelling at him.” What does he want Faber to do for him? Teach him to understand what he reads.
Children in this society are ignored by their parents. True or false. True
What is a sieve? a strainer with holes in it
Who says, “I’m trotting right strait home. . . I won’t come in the fireman’s crazy house again in my lifetime.”Montag thinks most people are happy. True or false Mrs. Bowles
What poem does Montag repeatedly read to Millie and her friends? Dover Beach

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