Foundation Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 98 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Foundation Lesson Plans

The Psychohistorians

• Gaal Dornick is a mathematician heading to the planet Trantor to work on the Seldon Project.

• He is an unsophisticated country boy.
• In Trantor, Gaal stays at the Luxor hotel. At the hotel, he takes a ride to the observation tower where all he can see are metal towers in all directions.

• When he gets back to his room, Hari Seldon is waiting for him.
• Seldon is a psychohistorian who has predicted that disaster will destroy the empire in 300 years.

• He has an elaborate formula that he uses to make this prediction.
• Gaal does not get to start work on the Seldon Project because he is put into detention by the commission on public safety.

• Seldon hires a lawyer for Gaal, and from him Gaal learns that the Empire can hear all conversations.
• Gaal and Seldon are put on trial for treason and sentenced to exile...

(read more Chapter Abstracts)

This section contains 1,267 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Foundation Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Foundation from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook