What type of person is Montag?

What type of person is Montag?

Guy Montag is innately sensitive and imaginative, intelligent but blundering, and quite discontent with his life.

What did Montag hit with his foot?

Fahrenheit 451 Ch 1

Question Answer
How do the doors work? They are touch activated-they know you by touch and open automatically.
What is etched on Montag’s lighter? A salamander
What did Montag hit with his foot? An empty bottle of happy/sleeping pills.
What is Montag’s wife’s name? Mildred

Who did Montag kill?

fire chief Beatty

What happens to Montag as he is leaving the hound?

What happens to Montag as he leaving the Hound? Why was Montag having a hard time getting away? With the poison in his leg and the injury caused by the car, his leg is very painful. He can’t walk properly on it.

What did Montag feel guilty about?

He suffers guilt for hiding books behind the hall ventilator grille and for failing to love his wife, whom he cannot remember meeting for the first time. But even though he harbors no affection for Mildred, Montag shudders at the impersonal, mechanized medical care that restores his dying wife to health.

Who snitched on Montag?


What makes Montag a hero?

Guy Montag is the protagonist and hero of the novel Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. Montag is the hero because he decides to stand up for what he believes in, while others stand by and watch the injustice of society. Montag is brave because he is willing to risk his old life for the advancement of society as a whole.

Why might Beatty have wanted to die?

Captain Beatty could have seen the books being destroyed by Montag and could not take the pain anymore and wanted to be put out of his misery. Another reason that Beatty may have wanted to die was because he realized that he actually hated the fast-paced futuristic society that he lived in.

What kind of hero is Guy Montag?

Montag is the main character, anti-hero and protagonist of Fahrenheit 451. Guy Montag works as a “fireman” whose job is to burn books and the house that holds them. Firemen start fires rather than putting them out.

Why does Beatty strike Montag in the head?

Why does Beatty strike Montag on the head? What happened to Montag as he walks on the empty boulevard? They wanted to hit him and might have hit Clarisse. What does Montag realize about the kids driving the beetle?

Why did Montag say Beatty wanted to die?

Montag thinks Beatty wants to die because even though Montag is armed with a flamethrower, Beatty just stands there, “not really trying to save himself . . .