Essays Tagged: "Ender Wiggin"

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

The book starts off with Ender getting his monitor off.A monitor is something that they but on the back of thesepeoples necks ... a test to see how he wouldhandle people that fight him. A general then explains thathe want to send Ender to battle school so he can learn howto fight in space. Ender decides to go. When he gets there ... makes up aplace called the end of the world. There are some verydisturbing things here. Eventually Ender graduates battleschool (2 years earlier that anybody has ever graduated,he's a genius.) He the ...

(3 pages) 75 1 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Speaker for the Dead (response Journal Entrys 1-9)

Journal Entry # 1Speaker for the Dead is the sequel to Enders Game in which Ender is still a small boy growing up. In this book Ender is a young adult yet ... s still a small boy growing up. In this book Ender is a young adult yet he is about 3000 years old. Ender remains young-traveling the stars at almost light speed, a hundred years or more might pass wh ... undred years or more might pass while he experiences a month-long voyage.If you haven't guessed yet Ender is the main character of this novel. Ender is one of the most brilliant minds in the universe ...

(8 pages) 35 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Book Report Enders Game, by Orson Scott Card

Book Title: Ender's GameAuthor: Orson Scott CardGenre: Science FictionSetting Location: Earth and SpaceTime Peri ... nre: Science FictionSetting Location: Earth and SpaceTime Period: The future (around 2070)CharactersEnder - Ender is the main character in the story and he is six years old when the story begins. He i ... s six years old when the story begins. He is the younger brother of Peter and Valentine, at age six Ender is chosen by Colonel Graff and the International Fleet to help save mankind from the buggers. ...

(3 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

In Enders society children are brought up believing that there are creatures called the "Buggers" that ... lieving that there are creatures called the "Buggers" that have attacked the humans in the past, so Ender is asked to go to a battle school where young children are trained to be commanders to help fi ... o go to a battle school where young children are trained to be commanders to help fight the war. In Ender's case he has troubles at school for being a "third". At home Ender has a brother that wants t ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ender's Game: Ender's Leadership

lings came close, so the I.F. thought that the third time might just be the charm. They were right. Ender is the perfect leader in every way one can be. Ender's two most prominent characteristics are, ... recognition of changing circumstances and acting accordingly--is one of the qualities of a general. Ender has this quality in spades. There is rarely a moment where Ender is not analyzing and calculat ...

(2 pages) 20 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

The Influence of Bean in "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card

Years ago, Orson Scott Card wrote the book "Ender's Game" which told the story of a brilliant 9-year-old boy named Ender Wiggin attending Battle ... commonly known as the "Buggers." Now, 20 years later, Card comes back with a parallel novel called Ender's Shadow telling the same story but following the poignant journey of Bean, a genetically-alte ... telling, he plays an important part in the futures of all the children at Battle School, especially Ender. Making crazy archenemies furious and filled with murderous rage, pretending to be a scholar t ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Enders Game

Ender's Game: The story of a young, brilliant boy who is destined to save humanity by leading a stri ... sort of fizzled out in the early nineties because of numerous problems throughout the eastern block.Ender's Game is partly about this struggle that all Americans went through during the cold war, but ... ect of the book.The more important part is trying to determine what Card is telling the reader with Ender. He's a genius, and at the age of five is chosen to be the next Mazer Rackam, the military gen ...

(8 pages) 13 0 5.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Enders Game

Ender's Game 7th Grade, Kittredge School Matthew Aaron Ms. Emily Evison Chandler Vitlin Ender Wiggin ... a six year-old from Greensboro, United States of America, and he is also not your average kid. When Ender was three, the IF implanted a monitor that connected directly with his brain. That meant that ... the IF implanted a monitor that connected directly with his brain. That meant that everything that Ender saw, heard, touched, thought, felt, etc., was recorded onto disks. The purpose of doing this w ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Truths About Human Condition In "Ender’s Game"

Although "Ender's Game" is a fictional book, it still tells many truths about life and the human condition. Th ... condition. The book addresses many issues that occur in everyday life on earth. Throughout the book Ender, the main character who is a young child, is faced with many real problems such as isolation, ... r who is a young child, is faced with many real problems such as isolation, and corruption of power.Ender's isolation was a result of his teachers' eagerness for him to rapidly improve. By being isola ...

(2 pages) 468 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bird’s Wings

umans, would fall apart just like a bird would fall without its wings. In Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game the lack of communication causes many problems. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, a child with a p ... e result of miscommunications. It doesn't matter whether they are between Stilson and Bonzo, two of Ender's peers in Battle School or a whole species of Buggers, Ender gets into fights that could have ...

(4 pages) 996 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bird’s Wings

umans, would fall apart just like a bird would fall without its wings. In Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game the lack of communication causes many problems. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, a child with a p ... e result of miscommunications. It doesn't matter whether they are between Stilson and Bonzo, two of Ender's peers in Battle School or a whole species of Buggers, Ender gets into fights that could have ...

(4 pages) 393 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Enders Game

Ender's Game by Card, Orson Scott Publisher: Tor Books ISBN: 0812550706 Ender's Game, first in a ser ... me, first in a series of five books, begins on a futuristic Earth, the home of Peter, Valentine and Ender; three gifted siblings born a generation after an intergalactic battle against the insect-like ... ntergalactic battle against the insect-like aliens, "Buggers".As we're taken back and forth between Ender's childhood and an ambiguous adult conversation, we learn of the existence a military force th ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Card And Clarke: At The Extremes Of A Genre

t them apart from the mainstream. This idea can be seen clearly in Orson Scott Card's unique novel, Ender's Game, and in Arthur C. Clarke's traditional science-fiction short story, The Nine Billion Na ... racters, and different senses of good and evil in their respective worlds.Orson Scott Card's novel, Ender's Game, creates a world with the scientific hypothesis that earth has been attacked by an alie ...

(5 pages) 513 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Enders Game

ENDER'S GAME By Orson Scott Card Ender Wiggin is a genius child with an evil brother and a loving si ... wear flash suits and have guns. When somebody is shot their body freezes where they were hit. When Ender starts playing the game, Bonzo, the captain of his army thinks he is useless. The captain tell ... thinks he is useless. The captain tells him to stay out of the way and do nothing during the game. Ender obeys and then that day at lunch they look at the score board and Ender is ranked number one b ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Enders Game

Enders Game Card, Orson Scott . Enders Game. New York. Tom Dohorty Publications llc. 1991.This book ... e rating was 5 stars and everyone had nothing but good things to say about it.Resentment, page 161: Ender could see resentment growing in the way the other soldiers shifted about, staring at Bean. A f ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Untitled

Ender's Game is a science fiction novel set in the fairly distant future, in a time when aliens have ... h twice and the population is so great that a worldwide birth limit has been imposed. While some of Ender's Game takes place in the peaceful North Carolina countryside, the greater part of the story i ... ately heighten the sense of adventure in the story, but mainly the setting reflects the feelings of Ender Wiggen, the main character of the novel. The physical isolation of the battle and command scho ...

(3 pages) 345 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Ender's Game

Ender's Game starts out on the world of earth. After 2 vicous wars with an ant-like species called t ... family. But the Wiggin's have had a third, by military order. Andrew Wiggin self appointed the name Ender, was chosen to be born as the next great commander of the war, unknown to him. Throughout his ...

(1 pages) 691 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Ender's Game - I recommend this book

The Science fiction novel, "Ender's Game" is about an extraordinary third child who is illegal due to current population control ... inary third child who is illegal due to current population control laws. He is a genius child named Ender Wiggin that has been closely watched by government officials through a monitor on the back of ... back of his neck from the time he was born. This monitoring allows the government to see everything Ender does, how he acts and what he says. The government officials are responsible for conducting mo ...

(10 pages) 22 1 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ender's Game Essay A+

How Does Ender's Personality Change Throughout the Novel?Name: Enzo PradoGrade: 10th RedTeacher: Mrs. TealSub ... one's personality change? Can you retain it or does it always alter as you grow? Within the novel, Ender's Game, written by the novelist, Orson Scott Card, Ender's personality is seen to constantly c ... change as the novel undergoes its path in revealing the life of Andrew Wiggins, or better known as Ender. Ender is seen as an open person, or as openly subject to change. The novel commences describi ...

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers