Watch the scene in which Katniss shoots an arrow into the apple in the pig's mouth during the Gamemakers' feast. What was the motive behind her actions? How did this bold act of rebellion affect her in regards to the Hunger Games? In other words, did shooting the arrow into the apple help or hinder her chances in the games?
The Hunger Games is broadcast and required for all the districts of Panem to see. Many aspects of the Hunger Games are controlled by the Gamemakers. What comparisons can you make between today's reality TV and the Hunger Games?