Eric then scans a little girl who is 40% Divergent. At the age of 16, everyone in the city is made to take an aptitude test that determines what kind of person they are; i. After a bad day in training, Tris leaves the Dauntless compound without telling anyone. Among the Abnegation wreckage, Dauntless leader Eric Jai Courtney recovers a five-sided box: each side has a faction symbol. As they leave the room, she sneaks glances at her father, who is enraged, and her mother, who is smiling. Divergent Chapter 6 Full Summary Beatrice stands behind the born initiates until the Choosing Ceremony is over. I am very glad I bought these books.
It starts to fill up to the top until she is completely submerged. Woodley's Beatrice Prior is a member of the Abnegation alongside her brother, Caleb , and their parents and. Will shoots at Tris and Natalie, and Tris has to kill him. During the training, Tris becomes friends with her fellow trainees, including Al, Christina, and Will. He's noticeably suspicious, and tells Tris that no Dauntless has ever completed the simulation so quickly. She almost slips off until the time is up, and she's still hanging on.
Tris realizes the only way to stop the killing is to stop the simulation entirely, so she, her father, her brother, and head to the Dauntless control room to shut it down. Tris follows Four up to the fear simulation room, where he sometimes goes to practice facing his phobias. During one physical assault, two guys start groping a girl's chest and make rude comments about her body. If she is discovered, she will be killed. Like heroine Katniss Everdeen, Tris Prior is a strong, generous, and beautifully flawed female protagonist.
When she wakes up, Tris sees Christina and Will standing by her side with black jackets. I really love this novel its hold components of romance, action, drama and suspense. Roth wrote the novel during her senior year winter break and sold movie rights to the novel before she graduated. When she undergoes the aptitude test required of all teens, which determines which faction is the best reflection of one's true nature, her results are inconclusive. Traitor Dauntless invade Candor headquarters seeking people who are Divergent, led by , a former Dauntless leader.
Similarly, the supporting figures who had identifiable personalities in the book mostly blend into the background here, including Tris' best friend, Christina. According to the results, Beatrice is suited for Abnegation, but also Erudite and Dauntless. He warns her not to share her status with anyone. It is fun, but, ultimately falls short in the great dystopian test — because all the great ones share a distorted critique of reality. But when she turns 16, she decides to join Dauntless—partly because they're cool tattoos, piercing, leather jackets, love of ; partly because she doesn't feel selfless enough to be a good Abnegation; and partly because her test result showed that she was Divergent, meaning she doesn't really fit in with any one faction.
Before this can happen, however, her mother saves her. Archived from on May 18, 2013. Tori tells her to go home and say she was sick from the serum. Jeanine writes articles packed with lies about Abnegation simply because she hates that all members of the parliament come from Abnegation. Still, I vowed to give Divergent an honest chance — because you never know, and a good book could surprise you. Afterwards, Tris resolves to train even harder.
So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself. They dress in orange and yellow. Soldiers capture Tris and Tobias and bring them to Jeanine, the mastermind behind the mind control scheme. While there, Tris learns that the Erudite are gaining power and decides that she must fight with her inner fears and decide what to do to protect her home. Now a full-time writer, Ms. She also develops a romantic relationship wit her leader, Four.
When they receive rankings for stage one, Tris is ranked sixth, and is not cut. Every virtue can be inverted into a vice and this is slowly what we see as the story progresses. Four has four fears in his landscape, which is an uncommonly low number, hence his nickname. They are seven stories off of the ground and there is a gap between the train tracks and the roof. They shoot needles into everyone's arms that inject them with a simulation transmitter so that they will be susceptible to simulations at all times. However, Tris's mother Natalie rescues her just in time, and takes her to her father and brother.
That night, Edward, who placed first, gets stabbed in the eye, presumably by a jealous Peter. She has carefully crafted a world that will enthrall you. According to the facts, each faction lives a certain way. She uses this advantage and wins top rank in the class. She goes zip lining down from the Hancock building with the Dauntless-born initiates, shows extreme proficiency in fear simulations, and becomes closer to Four, who slowly starts to open up to her. They run wild, climbing to the top of the elevated train tracks and chasing after the train as it goes so they can hop onto it before it's too late.
Visiting Day arrives where families, both Dauntless and not, visit the initiates. Abnegation people are plain and modest, and go into governance; Amity people are kind and nurturing, and go into welfare; Candor people are honest, and make good lawyers; the Dauntless are brave, and work as soldiers and guards; the Erudite are intelligent, and study science and technology. More surprising was that Divergent is Roth's first book, which she wrote instead of doing homework in college. Tris knows she needs Jeanine to find the information on her computer and tries to stop Tori from shooting, but it is too late; she shoots, and Jeanine dies. Beatrice and her family reside in the Abnegation faction. The three of them move closer as Tris and Tori run to rescue them. Initiation into this courageous faction involves three stages, and they will be ranked after each one.