Fahrenheit 451 Chapter Summary Flashcard Example #88940

Pages 3-21
-Guy enjoys burning books
-Guy meets Clarisse
-Mildred tries to commit suicide
-The “Snake” eats up all the poison in Mildred
-Guy notices Clarisse’s Family have the lights on and are talking instead of having the lights off and watching T.V.
Pages 21-44
-Guy tries Clarisse’s dandelion trick
-The Hound dis-likes Guy (Jumps at him), which makes Captain Beatty suspicious
-Guy burns a house and the old lady inside decided to die with her house and books, so she caught herself on fire
-Clarisse Disappears
Pages 44-67
-Guy understands how powerful books are (From the old lady’s death), so he stops burning books.
-Beatty tells Guy that books are bad because they make people feel free
-Mildred tells Guy Clarisse died
-Guy calls in sick from work
-Beatty comes over and warns Guy about hiding books
-Montag shows Mildred the 20 books he had in his closet
Pages 67-81
-Beatty comes back, and then the hound
-Guy doesn’t understand the books, and then he remembers meeting Faber
-He calls Faber and asks about how many Bibles, works of Shakespeare, and Plato. Faber responded as “none”
-Guy heads to Fabers house on the Subway and tries to memorize the bible, so he can destroy it
-Guy finds it hard to memorize the bible because annoying adds are blaring on the Subway
-Faber asks if Guy came for a good or bad cause
-He goes to Faber’s house and rips the bible to get Faber to help him
Pages 81-98
-Faber gives Guy the seashell ear piece and they decide to work together
-Guy decides to read “Dover Beach” to Mildred’s friends
-Faber an Guy decide to hide books in Firemen’s houses to destroy society
Pages 98-108
-Faber tells Guy to stop being a Fireman
-Guy hides books in the bushes of his house
Pages 108-125
-Beatty goes and burns Guy’s house secretly
-Mildred and one of Mildred’s friends called the fire dept.
-Mildred leaves with her sister
-Beatty sees the seashell and burns it
-Beatty threatens to kill Faber
-Guy kills Beatty with a flame thrower, and knocks out Black, and Stoneman
-Guy destroys the Hound, but only after it crippled his leg
Pages 125-145
-Teens try to run over Guy
-Guy goes to Faber’s house to loose his scent
-Guy leaves a book in Black’s house
-The T.V. tells everyone to look out of their houses
-Guy jumps in the river just in time, and then he remembers the farmhouse
Pages 145-End
-Guy trips on the railroad that Faber told him to follow.
-Guy feels like Clarisse once walked this railroad
-Hobos tell Guy to come sit down and see how his chase will end (It ends with the Hound killing a random person)
-The Hobos have Author names and there king’s name is Granger
-The Hobos explain that they memorize books, and teach it to people so they can add to their library of mind.
-The bomb hits the city and Guy remembers meeting Mildred in Chicago
-Guy sleeps, wakes, and saves his breakfast for later.
78 & More Info
-Guy thinks that if he reads the bible quickly, it will go into his mind faster, but it doesn’t like the sieve.
-There are books in the society, just not manuals

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