Eric asks Christina if she wants to give up, and she says yes. Next, she is back in the glass tank that fills up with water. Beatrice awakens with a jolt. A junction on the , one of modern Chicago's train systems. Tris is put up against the last person to jump into the hole, a girl named Molly Amy Newbold. So, things aren't so great, and her crew is rather motley. She cries to her father, mourning Natalie's death.
Tris's final test comes, with Jeanine and other Erudite members, along with the Dauntless members, watching her. Beatrice pulls up her sleeve to check her elbow that stings. During her initiation Tris befriends transfer initiates Christina, Al, and Will but comes into conflict with fellow initiates Peter, Drew, and Molly. She is stopped by two Erudite officials trying to take her in. Tragedy and Love Connection After Stage 2 of initiation, Tris is attacked by Peter, Drew, and Al. After some hesitation, Beatrice chooses Dauntless.
Even the Dauntless aren't safe. They must undergo extreme physical and intense psychological tests, that transform them all. He gives her his card with the date, time and address of a book launch. Beatrice goes through various obstacles during the simulation. For Beatrice Prior, it's difficult. When Tris's legs begin to shake, she at first thinks it's because of the height, but then realizes that it's Four's presence; he makes her feel like she's about to fall, or turn to liquid, or burst into flames.
What follows is a highly competitive initiation, where the newly renamed Tris must make some tough decisions, but she must also keep a secret that she was warned could mean death, while she juggles friends, initiation, and a newfound love interest. The results can be thrilling but the film as a whole feels simultaneously overlong and emotionally truncated. But tension is brewing between two of the factions, Erudite and Abnegation, and Erudite continuously makes attacks on the Abnegation administration. After the kids are all put through a brief history of the test and its origins, she gets up to take the test, monitored by a woman named Tori Maggie Q. The initiates proceed to the dining hall and Tris meets Eric, the ruthless head trainer of initiates. Four has four fears in his landscape, which is an uncommonly low number, hence his nickname.
Trying to ignore her feelings, she goes in for her aptitude test, which is administered by a Dauntless woman named Tori. As a result of her good performance, Tris graduates at the top of the rankings. Four reunites with Marcus, his father, and he is obviously uneasy. They are ultimately recognized as being Divergent, and captured and brought before Jeanine, the leader of Erudite. I searched for recommendations on the next book to read and the lovers of The Hunger Games consistently recommended Divergent. When they receive rankings for stage one, Tris is ranked sixth, and is not cut. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the reviews shown do not properly reflect the range of media opinion now available, please with the mainstream media reviews that you would like to see added.
There, Tris meets an Erudite initiative named Will Ben Lloyd-Hughes and Christina's friend from Candor, Al Christian Madsen. It has been this way since the beginning of the great peace because the factions are afraid that war would ensue if it were done any other way. Initiation day comes, and Tris goes through her final assessment, a simulation containing each one of her fears that she must conquer, one after another. Eric asks her if she's feeling better and then pushes her off the bridge. So it's all too appropriate that the film version of the wildly popular young adult novel struggles a bit to assert itself as it seeks to appeal to the widest possible audience. Tris meets Christina, who is much more bold and aggressive than Tris. Before the official initiation ceremony, Four invites Tris back to his private apartment, and Tris expresses her feelings for him.
He makes her seem to be even more of an outsider, too weak and frightened to participate in an important Dauntless bonding activity. He shows her a vial of an orange serum that is being used to make people more prone to suggestion. Debut author Veronica Roth bursts onto the literary scene with the first book in the Divergent series - dystopian thrillers filled with electrifying decisions, heartbreaking betrayals, stunning consequences, and unexpected romance. He helps her on her feet and guides her somewhere. By Gabriella Avramovski Middle School Presentation Thank You! Analysis Contrary to what she believes, having an enemy like Peter really does bring out the best in Tris; he is quickly becoming the novel's most apparent antagonist for the time being, and all the work she puts into combating him brings out the Dauntless qualities that she needs to cultivate in order to make it past initiation. Beatrice's father called Tobias a traitor and the family was upset about the implication that Marcus could be cruel. The day of the Choosing Ceremony arrives.
During her first simulation Tris is put in her fear landscape which is a field full of black ravens. She reveals to Tris that her brother George was Divergent but he chose Dauntless as his faction. Caleb is also smiling and shaking the hands of the other Erudite initiates. He explains that he had a rough day because his coworker, Marcus, a fellow political leader also had a bad day. Instead of breaking the glass, she takes off her jacket and plugs the pipe that sends the water in.
She makes quick friends with two Candor transfers named and Al, and an Erudite transfer named , while three other Candor transfers, , , and , become her enemies. The Prior kids meet the Erudite leader, Jeanine Matthews Kate Winslet. But Tris doesn't get brainwashed because she's Divergent , so she destroys the villain's plan, and rescues everyone. During her aptitude test, Beatrice is given a hallucinogenic serum. It is suggested that someone in Erudite most likely her has been spreading the rumor about Marcus.
Tris then asks Natalie if she was Dauntless. Though he physically bested her during their fight, the beating motivates Tris to do better next time, and this tenacity is a huge part of her character. Lake Michigan appears to be mostly dried up. Tris forces Peter to lead them to the control room, and her father is killed in the process of helping her. First there will be a detailed chapter summary followed by a short version.