Literature Quiz / Fahrenheit 451: The Sieve and the Sand

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Can you name the Fahrenheit 451: The Sieve and the Sand?

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What does a sieve do?
What person is Montag describing in these lines? 'When he finally lost his fear of Montag, he talked in a cadenced voice, looking at the sky and the trees and the green park.'
Who says the following lines? 'Watch. Delicately, like the petals of a flower. Light the first page, light the second page. Each becomes a black butterfly. Beautiful, eh?'
What does Montag decide to do before giving the book back?
In the metaphor of the sieve and the sand, when Montag is reading the Bible, what does the sieve represent?
In the metaphor of the sieve and the sand, when Montag is reading the Bible, what does the sand represent?
What is Denham's Dentifrice?
What person is Faber describing? 'He's a regular peppermint stick now, all sugar-crystal and saccharine when he isn't making veiled references to certain commercial products.'
Who says the following? 'So now you see why books are hated and feared? They show the pores in the face of life. The comfortable people only want wax faces, poreless, hairless.'
What did Faber secretly design at his home?
Two women come to visit Mildred in this section. What is their husbands' profession?
What does Montag read to Mildred and her friends?
What does Montag do with the book after he reads to Mildred and her friends?
Who says the following line? 'If you hide your ignorance, no one will hit you and you'll never learn.'
Who says the following line? 'What traitors books can be! You think they're backing you up, and they turn on you.'
In the firehouse, what physical object is the Salamander?
Where do the firemen go at the end of this section?
Which character quotes Alexander Pope, Sir Philip Sidney, Dr. Johnson, and Mr. Valery?
Who are Mrs. Phelpes and Mrs. Bowles?
Where does Montag hide the books before he leaves for the firehouse?

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