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Fahrenheit 451

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The Chase and Plot II

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In the last part of the book, Montag flees the authorities successfully, and yet, the televised news broadcasts his capture and killing.

Why is this?

A

The news team receives a false tip from Beatty, who misinformed them.

B

To provide a "happy ending" to the manhunt for audiences, the show communicates that authorities have captured and killed Montag, even though this proves to be false.

C

The news displays an alternate reality Montag is both captured/killed in one dimension and flees in another.

D

Guy's alliance with the news team causes the reporters to tell people that Guy is already captured, in an effort to lead the robotic hound astray.

E

Initially Guy is captured, but after the news is televised he is able to escape.