Standards
Plot
Comprehension
Comprehension 2
Numbers
100

In which point of view is The Hunger Games written in?

1st Person

100

Describe the exposition of the Hunger Games. 

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Setting

Character

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100

What happened to Rue?

She was caught in a net and the boy from district One shot her with a spear. 

100

What happened to Fox Face?

100

How many districts were there before the rebellion? 

13 districts

200

What is the theme of the Hunger Games?

  • Friendship and family: Friendship and familial bonds are figured as a form of resistance, and Katniss' friendships with Gale, Peeta, Cinna, Haymitch, and Rue help her survive the Hunger Games.
  • Freedom versus oppression: Panem is a starkly divided society, and the wealthy Capitol maintains control over the outlying districts through manufactured resource shortages and violent demonstrations, such as the Hunger Games tournament.

  • Materialism: The consequences of materialism are plain in the contrast between the wealthy Capitol and the struggling districts: excess enables exploitation.
200

List 5 events of the rising action

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200
What was Katniss's training score?

11

200

What is Katniss's mom and sister good at?

Using plants to heal people. 

200

How many tributes are chosen each year to enter the hunger games? 

24

300

What is the tone of most of the novel?

Suspenseful 

300

What was the climax?

When Katniss and Peeta tricked the game makers and won the Hunger Games.

300

How did Katniss blow up the supplies?

300

Where do the victors live after they win the Hunger Games?

In the victors village

300

How many times did Katniss have her name in the reaping?

22 times

400

How did Katniss's character develop over time? (3 sentences)

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400

List two events of the falling action. 

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400

How did Katniss do at her training interview?

400

How did Katniss react to Rues death?

She became very depressed and had to command herself to do simple tasks. 

400

How many tributes died on the first day of the hunger games?

11 tributes 

500

Write a summary of the Hunger Games. 

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500

What was the resolution of the Hunger Games?

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500

Summarize how Katniss knows the redheaded Avox.

She saw her running with a boy in the woods. The boy was shot dead and the girl was lifted into the hover craft. Her tongue was cut out and she is forced to be a slave for the capital. 

500

What did Madge give Katniss?

A mockinjay pin

500

Counting the present games, how many years have the Hunger Games been happening? 

74 years

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