Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Part 1, Chapter 1 - Chapter 2 Abstract
* Mr. Wormold is talking to Dr. Hasselbacher in the Wonder Bar. Wormold is concerned about the word 'atomic' in the name of a particular vacuum cleaner.
* Wormold returns to his shop to find a man asking questions about vacuum cleaners.
Part 1, Chapter 3 Abstract
* Wormold discusses Milly's spending habits and tells her...
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