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what are the major events in fahrenhiet 451?

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Posted November 14, 2011 at 8:06 AM via web

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what are the major events in fahrenhiet 451?

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npoore84 | Middle School Teacher | (Level 1) Valedictorian

Posted December 12, 2012 at 6:13 PM (Answer #1)

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The following are considered major events in the novel:

a. Montag meets Clarisse and she causes him to start thinking deeper and question his happiness.

b. Montag watches as a woman burns herself with her books and house.

c. Montag reveals to Mildred that he is hiding books in the house and reads them with her

d. Montage goes and meets with Faber

e. Montag kills Beatty 

f. Montag meets Mr. Simmons as he is running from the hounds that are chasing him

g. Montag meets people who are the author of the books and learns that they burn the books so they would not be found.

h. a nuclear war begins 

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