Society of Speculative Fiction Quiz Show Featuring  Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment  By: James Patterson BarnesandNoble...
1. Who do the Erasers kidnap when the flock goes strawberry picking? <ul><li>A. Max (Maximum Ride) </li></ul><ul><li>B. Fa...
2. Who is Jeb Batchelder’s son? <ul><li>A. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>B. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ari </li></ul><ul><li>D. Ga...
3. Who does Max rescue from a gang of bullies?  <ul><li>A. Ella Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>B. Ortiz </li></ul><ul><li>C. M...
4. What do Fang and Nudge land next to while they wait for Max at Lake Mead? <ul><li>A. A ski resort vacation cottage </li...
5. What does Max tell the flock they may all have?  <ul><li>A. An implanted tracer microchip </li></ul><ul><li>B. Parents ...
6. What does Jeb tell Max she was created for? <ul><li>A. Something for the Erasers to play with. </li></ul><ul><li>B. To ...
7. Where does the flock land when they first arrive in New York City? <ul><li>A. Central Park </li></ul><ul><li>B. Central...
8. When Max has her debilitating headaches, what happens around her? <ul><li>A. Lights change color </li></ul><ul><li>B. C...
9. Where does the flock get off the bus when the driver says, “This is where the fun is!” <ul><li>A. AFO Schmidt  </li></u...
10. Where do the birdkids find sanctuary from the Erasers?  <ul><li>A. Shooter’s Island Bird Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>B...
11. What new ability does Nudge discover she has? <ul><li>A. She can breathe underwater </li></ul><ul><li>B. She can talk ...
12. During the getaway from the Institute, Max breaks Ari’s neck. What does Jeb yell at Max as the flock escapes? <ul><li>...
Congratulations! You have completed  The Maximum Ride Game Show Quiz
Now for the answers! Borders.com Borders.com The Manga Vol. 1 The Manga Vol. 2
1. Who do the Erasers kidnap when the flock goes strawberry picking? <ul><li>A. Max (Maximum Ride) </li></ul><ul><li>B. Fa...
2. Who is Jeb Batchelder’s son? <ul><li>A. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>B. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ari </li></ul><ul><li>D. Ga...
3. Who does Max rescue from a gang of bullies? <ul><li>A. Ella Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>B. Ortiz </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ma...
4. What do Fang and Nudge land next to while they wait for Max at Lake Mead? <ul><li>A. A ski resort vacation cottage </li...
5. What does Max tell the flock they may all have?  <ul><li>A. An implanted tracer microchip </li></ul><ul><li>B. Parents ...
6. What does Jeb tell Max she was created for? <ul><li>A. Something for the Erasers to play with. </li></ul><ul><li>B. To ...
7. Where does the flock land when they first arrive in New York City? <ul><li>A. Central Park </li></ul><ul><li>B. Central...
8. When Max has her debilitating headaches, what happens around her? <ul><li>A. Lights change color </li></ul><ul><li>B. C...
9. Where does the flock get off the bus when the driver says, “This is where the fun is!” <ul><li>A. AFO Schmidt  </li></u...
10. Where do the birdkids find sanctuary from the Erasers? <ul><li>A. Shooter’s Island Bird Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>B....
11. What new ability does Nudge discover she has? <ul><li>A. She can breathe underwater </li></ul><ul><li>B. She can talk ...
12. During the getaway from the Institute, Max breaks Ari’s neck. What does Jeb yell at Max as the flock escapes? <ul><li>...
Congratulations to the Winner!  Thanks to everyone who participated  
Maximum Ride  Book 3Trailer YouTube:  Web Version Commercial
<ul><li>Maximum Ride Official Website </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.max-dan-wiz.com/page/max-a-maximum-ride-novel </li></ul...
Favorite Quotes from Maximum Ride  <ul><li>“ I love Nudge, Nudge is a great kid, but that motor mouth of hers could have t...
Discussion Questions For: Maximum Ride By: James Patterson Some questions inspired by the  Maximum Ride  discussion   foru...
Question 1 <ul><li>Maximum Ride : the movie is in development and due for release in 2010. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Producer:...
Question 2 <ul><li>Who is your favorite member of the flock? Why did you choose them?  </li></ul>
Question 3 <ul><li>If you could be a member yourself, what would you look like and what superpowers would you bring to the...
Question 4 <ul><li>How do you feel about genetic engineering and under what circumstances would you consider it’s use (if ...
Question 5 <ul><li>Who do you think is “The Voice” that Max hears in her head?  </li></ul>
Question 6 <ul><li>If you have read the Manga version of Maximum Ride, how do you think it compared to the print version o...
Question 7 <ul><li>Do you think that Max has the potential to “save the world” like Jeb has said?  </li></ul><ul><li>Do yo...
Question 8 <ul><li>Do you think that James Patterson will keep the focus on Max and Fang in the series or will he flesh ou...
Question 9 <ul><li>Do you think that Max will ever see Ella and Dr. Martinez again?  </li></ul>
Question 10 <ul><li>Does Angel have too many powers? It seems that she has more developing powers than anyone else. Do you...
Question 11 <ul><li>What do you think Jeb Batchelder’s motivation is in pushing Max so hard when she wants nothing to do w...
Thanks for Coming to Book Club! See you on  January 21, 2010  6:00-8:00 PM.  Our book selection will be  The Host  (2008) ...
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Independence Regional Library's speculative fiction bookclub (including fantasy, science fiction, horror) icebreaker quiz show and discussion questions for James Patterson's Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment, our November 2009 book selection. (.ppt version) http://speculativefictionsociety.blogspot.com

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Society of Speculative Fiction Quiz Show : Maximum Ride - The Angel Experiment

  1. 1. Society of Speculative Fiction Quiz Show Featuring Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment By: James Patterson BarnesandNoble.com JamesPatterson.com
  2. 2. 1. Who do the Erasers kidnap when the flock goes strawberry picking? <ul><li>A. Max (Maximum Ride) </li></ul><ul><li>B. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>C. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>D. Angel </li></ul>
  3. 3. 2. Who is Jeb Batchelder’s son? <ul><li>A. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>B. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ari </li></ul><ul><li>D. Gasman </li></ul>
  4. 4. 3. Who does Max rescue from a gang of bullies? <ul><li>A. Ella Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>B. Ortiz </li></ul><ul><li>C. Magnolia </li></ul><ul><li>D. Dr. Martinez </li></ul>
  5. 5. 4. What do Fang and Nudge land next to while they wait for Max at Lake Mead? <ul><li>A. A ski resort vacation cottage </li></ul><ul><li>B. Nests of Ferruginous hawks </li></ul><ul><li>C. The dumpster behind a fast food place </li></ul><ul><li>D. A Tipisco, Arizona highway sign </li></ul>
  6. 6. 5. What does Max tell the flock they may all have? <ul><li>A. An implanted tracer microchip </li></ul><ul><li>B. Parents that are alive </li></ul><ul><li>C. The ability to drive </li></ul><ul><li>D. Getaway cars </li></ul>
  7. 7. 6. What does Jeb tell Max she was created for? <ul><li>A. Something for the Erasers to play with. </li></ul><ul><li>B. To win contests. </li></ul><ul><li>C. To be the next step in human evolution. </li></ul><ul><li>D. To save the world. </li></ul>
  8. 8. 7. Where does the flock land when they first arrive in New York City? <ul><li>A. Central Park </li></ul><ul><li>B. Central Park Zoo </li></ul><ul><li>C. New York Public Library </li></ul><ul><li>D. Mrs. Fields cookie store </li></ul>
  9. 9. 8. When Max has her debilitating headaches, what happens around her? <ul><li>A. Lights change color </li></ul><ul><li>B. Cars start beeping </li></ul><ul><li>C. All electronics show “The Voice” </li></ul><ul><li>D. Animals start following her </li></ul>
  10. 10. 9. Where does the flock get off the bus when the driver says, “This is where the fun is!” <ul><li>A. AFO Schmidt </li></ul><ul><li>B. The Institute for Higher Living </li></ul><ul><li>C. Broadway </li></ul><ul><li>D. U ‘Do Salon </li></ul>
  11. 11. 10. Where do the birdkids find sanctuary from the Erasers? <ul><li>A. Shooter’s Island Bird Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>B. Sanctuary Tea </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ground Zero – World Trade Center Site </li></ul><ul><li>D. Saint Patrick’s Cathedral </li></ul>
  12. 12. 11. What new ability does Nudge discover she has? <ul><li>A. She can breathe underwater </li></ul><ul><li>B. She can talk to computers </li></ul><ul><li>C. She can turn invisible </li></ul><ul><li>D. She can hear people’s thoughts </li></ul>
  13. 13. 12. During the getaway from the Institute, Max breaks Ari’s neck. What does Jeb yell at Max as the flock escapes? <ul><li>A. “You are so much better than this Max!” </li></ul><ul><li>B. “You’re going to be very sorry!” </li></ul><ul><li>C. “You killed your own brother!” </li></ul><ul><li>D. “I’m disappointed in you Max.” </li></ul>
  14. 14. Congratulations! You have completed The Maximum Ride Game Show Quiz
  15. 15. Now for the answers! Borders.com Borders.com The Manga Vol. 1 The Manga Vol. 2
  16. 16. 1. Who do the Erasers kidnap when the flock goes strawberry picking? <ul><li>A. Max (Maximum Ride) </li></ul><ul><li>B. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>C. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>D. Angel </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is D </li></ul>
  17. 17. 2. Who is Jeb Batchelder’s son? <ul><li>A. Fang </li></ul><ul><li>B. Iggy </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ari </li></ul><ul><li>D. Gasman </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is C. </li></ul>Maximum Ride Series Display Flickr.com - mySAPL
  18. 18. 3. Who does Max rescue from a gang of bullies? <ul><li>A. Ella Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>B. Ortiz </li></ul><ul><li>C. Magnolia </li></ul><ul><li>D. Dr. Martinez </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is A </li></ul>joinTheFlock_instructions Flickr.com - The Concept Farm
  19. 19. 4. What do Fang and Nudge land next to while they wait for Max at Lake Mead? <ul><li>A. A ski resort vacation cottage </li></ul><ul><li>B. Nests of Ferruginous hawks </li></ul><ul><li>C. The dumpster behind a fast food place </li></ul><ul><li>D. A Tipisco, Arizona highway sign </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is B. </li></ul>
  20. 20. 5. What does Max tell the flock they may all have? <ul><li>A. An implanted tracer microchip </li></ul><ul><li>B. Parents that are alive </li></ul><ul><li>C. The ability to drive </li></ul><ul><li>D. Getaway cars </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is A. </li></ul>
  21. 21. 6. What does Jeb tell Max she was created for? <ul><li>A. Something for the Erasers to play with. </li></ul><ul><li>B. To win contests. </li></ul><ul><li>C. To be the next step in human evolution. </li></ul><ul><li>D. To save the world. </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is D. </li></ul>
  22. 22. 7. Where does the flock land when they first arrive in New York City? <ul><li>A. Central Park </li></ul><ul><li>B. Central Park Zoo </li></ul><ul><li>C. New York Public Library </li></ul><ul><li>D. Mrs. Fields cookie store </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is A. </li></ul>Angel of the Waters Fountain, Central Park Flickr.com - Al_HikesAZ
  23. 23. 8. When Max has her debilitating headaches, what happens around her? <ul><li>A. Lights change color </li></ul><ul><li>B. Cars start beeping </li></ul><ul><li>C. All electronics show “The Voice” </li></ul><ul><li>D. Animals start following her </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is C. </li></ul>
  24. 24. 9. Where does the flock get off the bus when the driver says, “This is where the fun is!” <ul><li>A. AFO Schmidt </li></ul><ul><li>B. The Institute for Higher Living </li></ul><ul><li>C. Broadway </li></ul><ul><li>D. U ‘Do Salon </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is A. </li></ul>
  25. 25. 10. Where do the birdkids find sanctuary from the Erasers? <ul><li>A. Shooter’s Island Bird Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>B. Sanctuary Tea </li></ul><ul><li>C. Ground Zero – World Trade Center Site </li></ul><ul><li>D. Saint Patrick’s Cathedral </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is D. </li></ul>NYC - St. Patrick's Cathedral from behind Atlas Flickr.com - wallyg
  26. 26. 11. What new ability does Nudge discover she has? <ul><li>A. She can breathe underwater </li></ul><ul><li>B. She can talk to computers </li></ul><ul><li>C. She can turn invisible </li></ul><ul><li>D. She can hear people’s thoughts </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is B. </li></ul>
  27. 27. 12. During the getaway from the Institute, Max breaks Ari’s neck. What does Jeb yell at Max as the flock escapes? <ul><li>A. “You are so much better than this Max!” </li></ul><ul><li>B. “You’re going to be very sorry!” </li></ul><ul><li>C. “You killed your own brother!” </li></ul><ul><li>D. “I’m disappointed in you Max.” </li></ul><ul><li>The answer is C. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Congratulations to the Winner! Thanks to everyone who participated 
  29. 29. Maximum Ride Book 3Trailer YouTube: Web Version Commercial
  30. 30. <ul><li>Maximum Ride Official Website </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.max-dan-wiz.com/page/max-a-maximum-ride-novel </li></ul><ul><li>James Patterson Official Website </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.jamespatterson.com/ </li></ul>Max-Dan-Wiz.com New Book Cover
  31. 31. Favorite Quotes from Maximum Ride <ul><li>“ I love Nudge, Nudge is a great kid, but that motor mouth of hers could have turned Mother Teresa into an ax murderer.” – Max </li></ul><ul><li>“ Basically, if you put a fence around New York City, you’d have the world’s biggest non-traveling circus. –Max </li></ul><ul><li>When I wanted information, it was silent; when I didn’t want to hear from it, it got chatty. It was almost as irritating as Fang. – Max (thinking about The Voice inside her head) </li></ul>
  32. 32. Discussion Questions For: Maximum Ride By: James Patterson Some questions inspired by the Maximum Ride discussion forums Maximum Ride Logo Max-Dan-Wiz.com Institute Logo Jointheflock. maximumride.com
  33. 33. Question 1 <ul><li>Maximum Ride : the movie is in development and due for release in 2010. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Producer: Avi Arad ( X-Men, Spiderman , Iron Man), </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Director: Catherine Hardwicke ( Twilight, Lords of Dogtown, Thirteen ) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Screenplay written by: Don Payne ( My Super Ex-Girlfriend , The Simpsons ) ( Squidoo.com ) </li></ul></ul>Who would you cast for Max and Fang? (There are rumors of Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson filling those roles. ) Any ideas for the other members of the flock or the Erasers or Jeb?
  34. 34. Question 2 <ul><li>Who is your favorite member of the flock? Why did you choose them? </li></ul>
  35. 35. Question 3 <ul><li>If you could be a member yourself, what would you look like and what superpowers would you bring to the group? </li></ul>
  36. 36. Question 4 <ul><li>How do you feel about genetic engineering and under what circumstances would you consider it’s use (if any)? </li></ul>
  37. 37. Question 5 <ul><li>Who do you think is “The Voice” that Max hears in her head? </li></ul>
  38. 38. Question 6 <ul><li>If you have read the Manga version of Maximum Ride, how do you think it compared to the print version of the book? </li></ul>The Manga Vol. 1 Borders.com The Manga Vol. 2 Borders.com
  39. 39. Question 7 <ul><li>Do you think that Max has the potential to “save the world” like Jeb has said? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think that Max is a good leader? </li></ul>
  40. 40. Question 8 <ul><li>Do you think that James Patterson will keep the focus on Max and Fang in the series or will he flesh out the roles of the other members of the flock? </li></ul>
  41. 41. Question 9 <ul><li>Do you think that Max will ever see Ella and Dr. Martinez again? </li></ul>
  42. 42. Question 10 <ul><li>Does Angel have too many powers? It seems that she has more developing powers than anyone else. Do you think this is why all the white coats spoke in hushed tones about her as “Subject Eleven” ? </li></ul>
  43. 43. Question 11 <ul><li>What do you think Jeb Batchelder’s motivation is in pushing Max so hard when she wants nothing to do with him? </li></ul>
  44. 44. Thanks for Coming to Book Club! See you on January 21, 2010 6:00-8:00 PM. Our book selection will be The Host (2008) by Stephanie Meyer! BarnesandNoble.com

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