• Hunger Games vs. The Lottery
    The Lottery vs. The Hunger Games The Hunger Games and The Lottery have many similarities and differences in terms of the dystopian society that is portrayed in each selection. The main event that happens in each story portrays the dystopian societies that they both contain in a few different ways...
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  • The Hunger Games vs. the Lottery
    Compare and Contrast: The Hunger Games vs. “The Lottery” The Hunger Games and “The Lottery” are two different stories that have similarities and differences. Depending on the plots and story lines of both they might have more similarities than differences or more differences than similarities. Breaking...
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  • hunger games
    “The Hunger Games” What thought flood your mind when you think about the two simple words “Hunger Games?” “The Hunger Games” written by Suzanne Collins is a dystopian fiction novel. This novel guides how society lives today. Suzanne Collins portrays this significance in dystopian elements throughout...
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  • Hunger Games
    Jared Freedland Mrs. Kerr Language Arts P.5 24 January 2012 Title: The Hunger Games Author Background: The author of this book is Suzanne Collins, who currently lives in Connecticut with her family. She started her career in 1991 writing for children’s television. She has worked on Nickelodeon shows...
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  • Bradmark Comprehensive Case
    The Hunger Games Characters: Katniss Everdeen — The narrator, main protagonist, and District 12's female tribute, a strong-willed teenager trying to survive in the Hunger Games. She lives with her little sister Primrose (nicknamed Prim) and her mother. After her father dies in a mine explosion,...
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  • Hunger Games
    meEbenezer Amare Intro to Film The Hunger Games The Hunger Games is set in a future dystopian, post-apocalyptic version of America, which was destroyed and is now known as Panem. It is a totalitarian state ruled by the Capital and consisting of12 surrounding districts. As a punishment for a previous...
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  • Oakmont, Pa.
    Roman Phillips Human Behavior and Social Environment SW #1015 Th 6:00-8:50 PM November 15, 2012 ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT PAPER: THE HUNGER GAMES. SYNOPSIS: The nation of Panem, formed from a post-apocalyptic North America, is a country that consists of a wealthy Capitol region surrounded by 12...
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  • the role traditon plays
    protection of peoples’ lives. So you probably couldn’t imagine if there was a game in which the main purpose and result was death. In both Suzanne Collins’ book The Hunger Games and Shirley Jackson’s short story “The Lottery” winning ultimately means death. Tradition plays a large role in both these...
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  • Civility in the Hunger Games, the Lady or the Tiger, and the Lottery
    wrong. In the stories The Hunger Games, The Lottery, and The Lady or the Tiger I feel The Lottery is most civilized because they’ve been doing their lottery for a long time, they truly think it’s a reasonable thing to do and everyone has a fair chance. In the small town The Lottery is set in, they have been...
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  • The Hunger Games and the Lottery Comparison Essay
    books for this comparison essay are “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, and The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. “The Lottery” is about the towns people drawing out slips of paper and seeing who gets the slip of paper with the black pencil dot; whereas The Hunger Games is about Katniss taking her sister's...
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  • Essay Comparasion Between the Lottery and the Hunger Games
    The Hunger Games and the Lottery Comparison Essay My two books for this comparison essay are “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson, and “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins. “The Lottery” is about the town’s people drawing out slips of paper and seeing who gets the slip of paper with the black pencil dot;...
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  • Hunger Games
    allowed things similar to these events. Such as the Gladiator games. Where as the first Gladiator games were held on 264 BC by sons of Junius Brutus Pera in their fathers honor. In fact the earlier Christians interpreted the Gladiator games as a type of sacrifice. Then it became a way for servants to...
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  • Drug
    be chosen from a bowl? Would you die for your community? The “Lottery” and The Hunger Games both show acts of rituals that have been practiced for many years. They show childhood being stripped away at a blink of an Eye. The “Lottery” was a something that the Village practiced every year in the center...
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  • Life or Death?
    Death? Two different stories, two different worlds, but just a simple slip of paper is the difference between life or death. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins and “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson are both modern stories and both deal with intense, stressful situations. They are very different with their...
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  • The Lottery
    The Lottery The story takes place in a small village, where the people are close and tradition is paramount. A yearly event, called the lottery, is one in which one person in the town is randomly chosen, by a drawing, to be violently stoned by friends and family. The drawing has been around over seventy-seven...
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  • Hunger Games
    works of literature stand out above the rest. <Title> by <Author>, for example, <should/ should not> be considered a classic. The Hunger Games is an Adventure book. Twenty-four are forced to enter. Only the winner survives. In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation...
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  • Gambling Industry
    the last third of the 18th century with the creation of the royal lottery. The principles defined for gambling at the time live on today. In gambling, the person irreversibly hands over a good (money or object) and the end of the game results in a loss or gain determined partially or totally by chance...
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  • The Lottery
    The Lottery by Shirley Jackson presents a lot of feelings for the reader to feel. This short story is very captivating for people to read about. Throughout the story, the author shows how the tradition is bad, the ignorance to the person with the black dot paper and at last the lack of care of the...
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  • "Hunger Games" Movie vs Book
    The Hunger Games The Hunger Games is the first novel of The Hunger Games series written by Suzanne Collins in 2008. This novel is written in the first person point of view of the main character, Katniss Everdeen. Throughout the story, Katniss’s opinions are made clear to the audience. This intriguing...
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  • Hunger Games
    The Hunger Games Chapters 1-5 1. I would describe District 12 geographically by being in the slumps. It is a poor place; therefore I compare it to a place of poverty. 2. Katniss crosses the gates to go hunting and she is able to get food to feed her family. 3. Gale is Katniss’ best friend and...
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