I was happy with just sitting back and enjoying the view during many of the scenes that were almost breathtaking. Al throws his knife weakly and it doesn't hit anywhere close to the target. Christina appears to laugh at her and then talks to Peter. Tris is officially a Dauntless member. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is—she can't have both.
She rolls off of the side of the net and almost falls face-first. Archived from on March 27, 2014. Her friends leave to join the other Dauntless initiates on the moving train. Peter, Drew, and Al attack Tris in revenge with a threatened sexual assault and attempt to kill her by throwing her into the chasm at Dauntless headquarters. It is still on the list as of February, 2013. It also spent 39 weeks on the Children's Paperback list in 2012, reaching number one.
Her world is a stark contrast of our own. When she uncovers a conspiracy to eliminate all Divergents, she teams with the mysterious Four Theo James to find out what makes the powers-that-be so frightened of them. Instead, cruelty is taught and expected. Tris feels somewhat responsible for this. Her creative thinking helps her manage her fears of crows, drowning, burning at the stake, kidnapping, and sex. He announces that his name is Max and that several stories below them is the entrance to the Dauntless compound and that the initiates must jump first or fail initiation. The Erudite faction is for the smartest and most logical-thinking people.
In her book chapter exploring how literacy in different knowledge types affects the series, Alice Curry describes the factions, and character indoctrination in those factions, as deliberately creating knowledge gaps between initiates to different factions. A young man catches her arm and helps her up. On this page, we will provide a summary of Chapter 6 of the Divergent book by Veronica Roth. They treat her wound, then head toward the control room at Dauntless headquarters. When she takes the aptitude test, which will help place them in a faction, she expects her faction of origin which is Abnegation. Abby Nolan, from , noted that Divergent follows the structural and stylistic patterns of The Hunger Games and Blood Red Road.
Tris repeatedly tries to remind him who she is. And as she discovers a growing conflict that threatens to unravel her seemingly perfect society, she also learns that her secret might help her save those she loves. Think about the specific qualities that define the better ones. She even gets a tattoo of birds in remembrance of her family. But the performances—namely from stars and and in a juicy supporting role—always make the movie watchable and often quite engaging.
After recovering from the serum and realizing what she'd been forced to do, Jeanine tries to attack Tris with her knife, but Tris knocks her out cold. Did you get emotionally involved? Tori is in a panicked state. As a Dauntless, her new identity and name is Tris. He's depicted as - envious of Four, though he maintains a higher position in the ranks of Dauntless. But Tris has a secret that she is Divergent, which means she doesn't fit into any one group. Similarly, the supporting figures who had identifiable personalities in the book mostly blend into the background here, including Tris' best friend, Christina.
It felt different and I was open to something different. The next day, Jeanine and a couple of Erudite Council members go into Dauntless, as it is implied they are searching for the Divergents. But in Divergent, only one is important. Friendships are made, lost, and so on as expected. One basket holds a chunk of cheese, the other a long knife. It is a reaction paper in which strengths and weaknesses of the material are analyzed. The Times changed its Children's Best Seller lists in December, 2012, eliminating the Children's Paperback list, and Divergent continued its run on the new Young Adult Best Seller list.
Once the ceremony commences, the new initiates step up to a table with five bowls and a knife. Will shoots at Tris and Natalie, and Tris has to kill him. She learns of being a during the , who, among other things, are people who can manipulate the simulations. What if your whole world was a lie? Tris goes to visit Tori. A critical book review is not a book report or a summary.
He throws her onto the bed as if to rape her, so she kicks him in the groin and throws him off. A Dauntless girl, Rita, is screaming and looking over the edge of the roof at another Dauntless girl who did not make the jump and is lying motionless on the ground far below. Still, Beatrice must choose her faction. And that one choice can transform you. When our main character, Tris played very well by Shailene Woodley finds out she is Divergent she must hide this secret and discover the reasons why it is such a secret and why society fears Divergents. As the simulation begins, Tris sees herself in a field outside a town, behind a fence near the Amity faction.