-http://www.neponset.com/books/wells.htm1. What types of literature has H.G. Wells written?
history, social science, commentary, futurism2. What type is he most famous for?
Science fiction3. What book is about a Martian invasion?
War of the worlds4.What is sicence fiction?
sub-genre dealing with the effects of technology upon mankind and civilization5.What is the lesson in the Invisble Man?
Science has limits6.What 6 books were mentioned on this page?
War of the worlds, invisible man, time machine, Island of dr. moreau, first men in the moon, when the sleeper wakes-http://www.online-literature.com/wellshg/1. What were H.G. Wells' parents names?
Sarah and joseph2.What school did Wells win a scholarship to?
Normal school of science in London3.What teacher was an important role in getting him into science fiction?
T.H. Huxley4.What was Wells' son's career?
Zoologist5.What book did he write in 1939?
The Holy Terror6.If you had a few tough years of schooling would you still push through like Wells?
Personal answer…-http://science.discovery.com/tv/prophets-of-science-fiction/bios/hg-wells-bio.html1. What year was the Time Machine published?
18952.In what book did H.G. Wells predict biological weapons?
War of the Worlds3.What prediction came true regarding weapons?
Biological weapons. Atom bombs, aerial warfare.4.What prediction came true regarding animals?
Human cells inserted into animals, so animals have human qualities.5.Do you believe Wells could predict the future, or was he just very smart?
Personal answer…6.What does the last sentence mean?
Man is their own worst enemy, or something along those lines-http://www.enotes.com/authors/h-g-wells1.What does "H.G." stand for in H.G. Wells' name?
Herbert George2. Where are four places you can see/hear about Wells in other books and movies?
Lois and Clarke, Dr. Who, That Hideous Strength, 2002 portrayal of The Time Machine3.How many times was Wells married?
2, multiple affairs4.What was suggested by the Time Machine?
Classes evolve into different races5. What two other places has the name "Morlocks" been used?
Comics(x-men), garage band6.What did he want his Epitaph to read?
I told you so-http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/hgwells.htm1. Where was Wells born?
Bromley, Kent, London2.What did Wells do in 1883?
Became a teacher. Pupil at the Midhurst grammar school3.The Time Machine is a portrayal of what?
English class conflict, division4.In 1903, what society did Wells join?
Fabian Society5.What was Wells last book written?
Mind at the end of its tether6.When did he die?
August 13, 1946-http://www.famousauthors.org/h-g-wells1. What is H.G. Wells commonly referred to as?
Father of modern science fiction2.What is his birthday?
September 21, 18663.What was the first school he attended?
Thomas Morley’s Academy4.What story did Wells write that is sort of like his life?
Kipps5.How many sons did Wells and Amy Catherine Robbins?
26.Was Wells faithful to his wife/wives?
no-http://www.oppapers.com/essays/War-Worldscompare-Contrast/244341. What is the main difference between the book and the movie?
Setting, England to California2.Was there a difference in the weapons used? What?
Yes, in the movie they used modern weapons. book was cannons and guns3. What time period was the movie set in?
After world war II4.In both the book and movie what did the Martians use as a weapon?
Heat ray5. Were modern weapons a match against the Martian weapons?
no6. What did the Martians die from in both the book and movie?
Common bacteria-http://history1900s.about.com/od/1930s/a/warofworlds.htm1.What did people think happened on October 30th of 1938?
Martian invasion2. What really happened?
Orson Welles was doing a radio play version of the War of the Worlds3.What are some reasons that people were convinced it was real?
Weather report, music from around the world, convincing story, didn’t hear beginning to know it was fake.4.Why was there so much panic?
No one knew it was fake, were worried for their lives and fled5.What two medical conditions were reported after the broadcast?
Miscarriages/early births, death 6. What would you have done if you heard this broadcast?
Personal answer…