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Fahrenheit 451

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What is the significance of Guy Montag's initial interaction with his neighbor, Clarisse?

A

Clarisse acts as the catalyst that moves Montag to question his own authenticity and substance. Their exchange gives Montag greater self-awareness.

B

Because Montag spent time with Clarisse after dark, he is a suspect in her murder investigation.

C

Through conversation and brainstorming, it is Montag and Clarisse who come up with the idea of memorizing books in order to preserve their knowledge.

D

Clarisse is the character who informs Guy about the other firemen's knowledge of him stealing books.

E

Guy and Clarisse have an affair that leads to Guy and Mildred's estrangement.