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.
Section 1: Against Stupidity: Chapter: 1-10 Abstract
* In Chapter 1, Dr. Frederick Hallam was a radiochemist who had a mediocre future until he happened to ﬁnd a jar of tungsten on his desk had changed.
* Hallam demanded to know who had been changing things on his desk and Dr. Benjamin Denison, a college of Dr. Hallam's, made fun...
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