Who won the election in Sound of Thunder?

Who won the election in Sound of Thunder?

Expert Answers The two candidates for president of the United States in the story are Deutscher and Keith. When the story begins, Eckels and the man behind the desk at the time travel business discuss the recent election. Both men are greatly relieved that Keith won the election.

What about the recent election has made Eckels thankful?

Eckels is thankful that Keith won the presidential election.

Why might Bradbury have included a reference to an election and who won it in a story about hunting dinosaurs?

Why might Bradbury have included a reference to an election and who won it in a story about hunting dinosaurs? To show how this event was caused and who allowed it and wanted it to be done.

Why is Eckels killed at the story’s end?

Expert Answers Travis kills Eckels at the end of the story because Eckels disobeyed the rules of traveling back into time to the dinosaur age—but as we will see, Bradbury implies it is more complicated than that.

What is Eckels punishment for changing the future?

Eckels stepped on a butterfly which changed the future. Stepping on a butterfly caused a butterfly effect in the future. It caused effects to lead up to one changed future.

What did Eckels visit in a sound of Thunder?

Now up your study game with Learn mode. What company does Eckels visit? What are the penalties for disobeying instructions? What did some people want to do if Deutcher had won the election and why? Some people wanted to live in 1492 because Deutscher had the worst kind of dictatorship and was an anit-everything person.

Who are the hunters in a sound of Thunder?

Travis (leader), Lesperance (assistant), Billings and Kramer (both hunters) What does Travis tell Eckels is the best way to kill a dinosaur?

Who was not born in the sound of Thunder?

Chris isn’t born yet, Moses hasn’t gone up the mountain to talk to god, pyramids still in ground, Alexander, Caesar, Napoleon and Hitler don’t exist How many years did the men travel?

What does Lesperance offer Billings and Kramer that they turn down?

They threw up when the blood was spurting from its throat. What does Lesperance offer Billings and Kramer that they turn down? A trophy picture next to the dinosaur.