Jen and Luke
Laws
Expert Groups 1
Elements of Fiction
Expert Groups 2

100

Jen has more privileges than Luke for these two reasons.
What is being a Baron and being wealthy?

100

The Population Police would do this if they found a third child.
What is shoot first and ask questions later?

100

This is the definition for gender roles.
What are typical male/female roles in society?

100

The main internal conflict for Luke was this.
What is deciding to try to be free and leave his family?

100

The definition for this word is a scarcity of food.
What is a famine?

200

The signal that Jenn and Luke used to contact each other was this.
What is Jen and Luke flashing backdoor lights?

200

These are two laws that the government passed against farmers.
What is 1) no more hogs, and 2) let crops die?

200

This is the definition for a hacker.
What is someone who can gain access to a computer remotely?

200

In Among the Hidden, Luke is the protagonist (this means he is the main character). Who is the antagonist (person or persons working against the protagonist)?
What is the Population Police or the governement?

200

The definition of propaganda.
What is spreading false information aimed at influencing people's opinions?

300

Luke learned these three things from Jen.
What is 1) there are more shadow children, 2) what is the Population Law, and 3)what is fighting for something you believe in is important?

300

If you were the chief propaganda officer for the Population Police, what would a bumper sticker that you would create look like?
What is THIRD CHILDREN ARE WANTED BY NO ONE!!! What is WE WILL FIND YOU!!!

300

This is the definition for a ration card.
What is a card used to purchase supplies or food in short supply?

300

This is the point of view in Among the Hidden?
What is third person limited (the narrator is telling the story, and shows us the thoughts of one character)?

300

The definition for hydroponics is this.
What is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil?

400

This is Luke's new name and what happened to the person whose name Luke took.
What is Lee Grant and died in a skiing accident?

400

These are two possible punishments for breaking the population law for Luke.
What is 1) being killed like Jen 2) being taken away from his family.

400

This is one way propaganda is used in the book.
What is saying pregnant women look bad and fat?

400

The definition for theme is this plus these are two themes found in Among the Hidden.
What is the overall message of the book (what you learn about life) and 1)what is be willing to fight for a cause, 2)what is freedom, 3)what is never giving up, etc.?

400

1) This is the genre of Among the Hidden, and 2) this is the definition of totalitarianism.
1) What is realistic fiction, and 2) what is a government with absolute power?

500

Luke was deficient with this vitamin for this reason.
What is vitamin D and what is not getting enough sun?

500

These are two restrictions that citizens in Luke's world must abide by beyond the population law.
What is junk food is not allowed and what is questioning the government?

500

This is the difference between an internal and external conflict.
What is internal conflict is inside a person (in their mind) while external conflict is outside a person (man vs. man/nature/governement)?

500

This is the difference between plot and theme.
1) What is plot includes the events in the story, and 2) theme tells us the message of the story?

500

1) Eminent domain means this, and 2) persona non grata means this.
1) What is the government's ability to take your land for government use, and 2) a person who is not important?