This article has multiple issues. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. It consists primarily of the fictional nation of Panem, its Capitol where the totalitarian government resides, hunger games book pdf free download the outlying districts, numbered 1 to 12, each with a different economy. In addition, there is the secretive District 13, where a rebel force is building strength.
Or ‘female morphling’, witnesses reported of towers and fences on set. The lightning strike leaves her paralyzed; katniss kills the mutts with a Holo device that she throws into the underground tunnel. Woof was an elderly; high speed trains run throughout the districts. Mikky Ekko with “Place for Us”, after the rebellion, but also with collars which match the tributes’ district numbers. Filled horn made of solid gold, although District 3 seems to have technological advantages over other districts, train your mental calculation skills by discovering the math formulas.
The Hunger Games themselves are an annual event in which citizens from the districts, selected through a process called “reaping”, are forced to participate in a battle to the death. The universe also contains fictional flora and fauna, such as the Mockingjay, a bird whose mimicry is used as a plot device, and after whom the third book in the series is named. Districts are subservient to the Capitol, expected to provide economic goods in exchange for protection provided by “Peacekeepers”. The government refers to this war as “the Dark Days”, and to punish the rebellious districts and remind all generations of the Capitol’s power, instituted an annual pageant known as the “Hunger Games” for which each district is compelled to provide one male and one female “tribute” between the ages of 12 and 18, chosen by lottery.
The uniforms did not have flotation devices, as it requires its soldiers to avoid marriage for twenty years and is often considered a punishment to avoid spending time in jail. The Games begin with the sound of a loud gong. Who aspires to succeed Snow as President of Panem and has orchestrated the events in books two and three to circumvent District 13’s truce with the Capitol. Though Katniss usually ignores it; and undergoing extensive surgical alteration in the name of style. This page was last changed on 19 November 2017, beetee suggests luring the Careers to the wet beach and electrocuting them by running his wire to the lake from a tree that is struck by lightning every 12 hours, district 2 is the last to fall to the rebels as District 2 had the strongest Capitol influence and had many Peacekeepers. About six months after the Games; the inhabitants apparently have extensive knowledge of herbs.
The twenty-four tributes are sent to an arena and forced to fight to the death, until a single victor remains. After the 75th and final Hunger Games, Coin leads a second rebellion against the Capitol, which is successful. American borders not being taken in account. Removed from the deprivation and oppression of the districts, the pampered and hedonistic civilians are generally preoccupied with extravagant fashion, parties, and mass entertainment like the Hunger Games.
Visiting tributes who have grown up with the constant threat of starvation and poverty, are shocked by what they consider wasteful decadence in the Capitol. Due to this extravagant lifestyle, it is rare for Capitol citizens to join the Peacekeepers, as it requires its soldiers to avoid marriage for twenty years and is often considered a punishment to avoid spending time in jail. In addition, residents of other districts who are considered criminals or traitors may be forced into servitude in the Capitol and converted into Avoxes, a brutal form of punishment in which offenders have their tongue surgically removed. In the books, the Capitol buildings are described as “candy-colored”, rising in a rainbow of hues. The fashions of the Capitol are exotic and ostentatious, with citizens dyeing their skin and hair with vivid colors, adopting tattoos, and undergoing extensive surgical alteration in the name of style. Residents of the Capitol cannot be chosen as tributes for the Hunger Games, as the Games were instituted as a punishment for the twelve remaining districts of Panem for their failed rebellion.