The Hunger Games group read, chapter 7

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The Hunger Games group read, chapter 7
Fri, 02-03-2012 - 1:50pm

I know I posted a couple of chapters earlier in the week, but I thought I'd post a few more and maybe get us through the book before the movie is released.

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Mon, 02-06-2012 - 11:57am

1. What are the pros and cons of Peeta and Katniss being coached together? They'll be familiar with each other's strengths and weakness... which can be both a pro and a con, depending on their true intentions, once the Games get underway. If they choose to help one another, that knowledge can help them survive, but if one of them opts to turn against the other, that knowledge could prove deadly.

2. What reasons does Peeta give for thinking Katniss will be better than him in the arena? She knows how to use weapons... and he tells her that even his own mother thinks she has a better chance at surviving than he does.

1. What does Katniss think of the “twins” act? She thinks that once the Games begin, the "twins act" will do them more harm than good, since ultimately, they are advesaries.

2. Why would meeting the other Tributes make Katniss sick to her stomach? Because she knows that in a few days, she may have to kill them in order to survive herself and she can't force herself to see them simply as