But Tris also has a secret, one she's kept hidden from everyone because she's been warned it can mean death. In this world people are divided by factions. A Stiff, the first to jump? She is upset that she had to do it, but her mother comforts her. This stops the walls from crushing them. Natalie warns her not to let anybody know about this and to be safe, because Erudite is hunting down Divergents, believing they are a threat to their system since they do not conform to just one faction and are capable of free-thinking. Tris sees a light flashing in her eyes as if somebody is trying to get her attention. Her younger self appears, wanting to play with the puppy.
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. She fights back, but Four outfights her easily. The smart-alecky Teller is also the only actor here who gets to have much fun. The film concludes as the train takes them outside the city wall to Amity. Divergent Is By: Veronica Roth Girl Power In Dystopia Is By: Kathi Maio Brief Summary Of Divergent The central idea of Divergent is about a character named Beatrice who is divergent and she struggles to survive in her new faction, dauntless. He tells her she's weak, but fast, and her moves won't work. When Beatrice gets home, she is hesitant to tell her family what her results were.
When he was found out, he was dropped into the chasm. The first stage of training is combat where the initiatives fight against each other. There, Tris meets an Erudite initiative named Will Ben Lloyd-Hughes and Christina's friend from Candor, Al Christian Madsen. She only lasted three minutes, quicker than most initiates. R7375 Di 2011 Followed by Divergent is the of , published by Children's Books in 2011.
Robert insists that Tris could go home to Abnegation if she wants to, if she isn't happy, but Tris refuses and says she chose this. Four reunites with Marcus, his father, and he is obviously uneasy. Susan and Robert are fooled, but Caleb is not. Along the way, a relationship starts to emerge between Tris and Four, and Tris gets pummeled by Peter in a fight. The new initiates that were not born in Dauntless are the last to board.
After she stops Eric from killing Tobias, Tris gets shot in the shoulder. Inconclusive Test Beatrice takes the test, but her results are inconclusive: she has aptitude for Erudition, Abnegation, or Dauntless. Now a full-time writer, Ms. After Tris helps Four through each scenario, he asks her to call him by his real name, Tobias, and they kiss. One night, as she gets a drink of water in the hallway, she hears Eric talking with an unknown woman about Divergent rebels. Beatrice wishes she could tell her family what happened so they could help her choose.
Basking in their victory on the way back to the compound, Tris officially meets and , two Dauntless-born initiates, who compliment her strategy. Only the top ten initiates will become Dauntless members; the rest will fail out and become factionless, forced to live on the streets of the city in poverty. We have to be able to do things for ourselves and be able to stand alone when it comes to achieving more in our own lives. However, it is revealed that Tris is what the society refers to as Divergent, a person who does not fit solely into one faction. In her fear simulation, Tris performs very well, mastering her own fears—including fear of having sex with Tobias. We move to the rest of the area, where people are walking around wearing uniforms of identical colors to match their place of living. While she's being pummeled, she sees Four get up and walk out.
Three Stages of Training Stage 1 of Dauntless training involves learning to handle guns and knives and to fight other recruits. They are all told to grab guns containing paintballs, and once they board the train, Four tells them they'll be dividing into teams and playing capture the flag, a true Dauntless tradition. 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. One of the boys gropes her chest, and Peter nearly drops her over the edge before Four rescues her. The constant struggle to decide what to do nags at her.
When everybody else comes down, he leads the initiates to The Pit, where everybody is having fun and they get to eat. She fights them off and Four comes in to her rescue. The next fight is between Molly and Christina. Tris goes to visit Tori. Her creative thinking helps her manage her fears of crows, drowning, burning at the stake, kidnapping, and sex. However, she does decide to leave and joins the Dauntless. He tries to attack her, but her guards hold him back.
Al calls out encouragement for Christina, and Tris joins in. The Erudite faction is for the smartest and most logical-thinking people. Man, the rules are strict in dystopian futures. Feel free to write your answers in the comments section below! Reports begin to circulate about how Abnegation leaders—Andrew Prior, and his friend Marcus, in particular—have become corrupt. 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. She cries to her father, mourning Natalie's death. The praise she receives from even the Dauntless-born initiates shows that she is truly beginning to fit in; she may have made the right choice after all.
You'll be wondering which faction you'd fit in while worrying or hating the characters that you're reading about. Tris insists that this doesn't make him a coward, but he doesn't believe her. Jeanine managed to create a new serum that does work on Tobias, by changing his perception of people and events. There are new friends like Al, Will, and Christina; new enemies like Peter and his evil minions; and new teachers, like the scary Eric and the hot Four. Taking the hard drive with them, they reunite with Caleb and Marcus, then jump on a train heading toward Amity headquarters. When Caleb, Susan and Susan's brother Robert arrive, they ask Beatrice if she's okay. Four says he does know.