Forgot your password?  

Fast Food Nation Character Descriptions

Eric Schlosser
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 122 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Purchase our Fast Food Nation Lesson Plans

Character Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


Eric Schlosser - Author of Fast Food Nation, this person is an investigative reporter and correspondent for the Atlantic Monthly.

Carl Karcher - Considered the pioneer of the fast food industry, this person moved from Ohio to southern California just before World War II. For $326.00, he purchased a hot dog stand, placing it across the street from the Goodyear Tire factory, selling hot dogs, chili dogs, and sodas to workers on their lunch breaks.

Ray Kroc - This person landed in southern California selling milkshake machines and was given the opportunity...

(read more Character Descriptions)

This section contains 353 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Fast Food Nation Lesson Plans
Fast Food Nation from BookRags. ©2009 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook