Ch 3: Freak the Mighty Chapter Summaries

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The Freak the Mighty Chapter Summaries chapter of this Freak the Mighty Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study the summaries of each chapter from this novel. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus includes lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you understand the essential concepts from each chapter of Freak the Mighty.

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Anyone who needs help learning or mastering chapter summaries of Freak the Mighty will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to understand the key components of each chapter in this novel. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
  • Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
  • Students who have fallen behind in memorizing what happens in each chapter of Freak the Mighty
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning literature (visual and auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

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  • Watch each video in the chapter to review all key topics.
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  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the Freak the Mighty Chapter Summaries chapter exam.

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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the specific events that occurred in each chapter of Freak the Mighty for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:

  • Detailed summaries of chapters 1-25
  • Overview of the story's plot
  • Review of the novel's conclusion

25 Lessons in Chapter 3: Freak the Mighty Chapter Summaries
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Freak the Mighty Chapter 1 Summary

1. Freak the Mighty Chapter 1 Summary

The 'Unvanquished Truth' is the first chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, ''Freak the Mighty.'' In this chapter, we learn about the history of Max and Kevin from daycare to the summer before the eighth grade.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 2 Summary

2. Freak the Mighty Chapter 2 Summary

'Up from the Down Under' is the second chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, Freak the Mighty. In this lesson, we will learn about Max's first encounter with Freak as they become neighbors.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 3 Summary

3. Freak the Mighty Chapter 3 Summary

'American Flyer' is the name of the third chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty'. In this chapter, we will begin to see how brilliant and capable Kevin is as Max and Kevin learn more about each other.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 4 Summary

4. Freak the Mighty Chapter 4 Summary

Chapter four of the Rodman Philbrick novel, Freak the Mighty is called 'What Frightened the Fair Gwen'. The boys continue to get to know each other better, but how will Gwen feel about Max?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 5 Summary

5. Freak the Mighty Chapter 5 Summary

In 'Spitting Image', the fifth chapter of ''Freak the Mighty,'' by Rodman Philbrick, we begin to learn a little more about why the Fair Gwen of Air appeared terrified when she first saw Max. Maybe she is not as bad as he thought.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 6 Summary

6. Freak the Mighty Chapter 6 Summary

In the sixth chapter of 'Freak the Mighty' by Rodman Philbrick, the boys have 'Close Encounters of the Turd Kind' when they are allowed to go the fireworks display without adult supervision for the very first time. Will they stay out of trouble?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 7 Summary

7. Freak the Mighty Chapter 7 Summary

Chapter seven of 'Freak the Mighty' leaves Kevin and Max 'Walking High Above the World'. Kevin has offended Tony D. at the fireworks show by calling him a cretin. Will Tony let it go?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 8 Summary

8. Freak the Mighty Chapter 8 Summary

In chapter 8 of 'Freak the Mighty', Max and Kevin spend the summer having adventures and learning from each other. Kevin teaches Max all about dragons, so why is he calling him 'Dinosaur Brain'?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 9 Summary

9. Freak the Mighty Chapter 9 Summary

In chapter nine of ''Freak the Mighty'', Kevin takes Max on a special adventure to a meaningful place. Will Max understand when Kevin tells him that '~'life is dangerous'~'?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 10 Summary

10. Freak the Mighty Chapter 10 Summary

In the tenth chapter of the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty', Kevin thinks of another adventure. This lesson will take a look at what happens on this adventure.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 11 Summary

11. Freak the Mighty Chapter 11 Summary

In chapter eleven of the Rodman Philbrick novel, Freak the Mighty, Kevin and Max go to the most dangerous part of their town to deliver the purse to Loretta Lee. In this lesson, we'll see what happens as the story progresses.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 12 Summary

12. Freak the Mighty Chapter 12 Summary

In chapter twelve of the Rodman Philbrick novel, Freak the Mighty, school is back in session.In this lesson, we will see what happens as Freak and Max head back to school.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 13 Summary

13. Freak the Mighty Chapter 13 Summary

In Chapter 13 of the Rodman Philbrick novel 'Freak the Mighty', Max experiences Friday the Thirteenth at its finest. How can 'American chop suey' bring down Freak the Mighty?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 14 Summary

14. Freak the Mighty Chapter 14 Summary

In chapter 14, 'Cross My Heart and Hope to Die', of the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty', Max learns more about Kevin's secret while Grim confides in Max about another secret.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 15 Summary

15. Freak the Mighty Chapter 15 Summary

It is Christmas Eve at Max's house. After a festive dinner, Max has trouble sleeping. It is no wonder when he finds out 'What Came Down the Chimney' in Chapter 15 of ''Freak the Mighty''.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 16 Summary

16. Freak the Mighty Chapter 16 Summary

In ''A Chip off the Old Block'', the sixteenth chapter in Rodman Philbrick's novel, ''Freak the Mighty,'' Max has been kidnapped by his father, Killer Kane. Will he escape?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 17 Summary

17. Freak the Mighty Chapter 17 Summary

'By All That's Holy' is the seventeenth chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty'. In this chapter, Killer Kane has taken Max to a hideout with the help of Iggy Lee. Will Max plan an escape?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 18 Summary

18. Freak the Mighty Chapter 18 Summary

''Never Trust A Cripple'' is the eighteenth chapter of ''Freak the Mighty,'' by Rodman Philbrick. Max and Kenny share a Christmas meal and develop plans for their future together. Will Max ever see Kevin again?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 19 Summary

19. Freak the Mighty Chapter 19 Summary

'Into the Black Down Under' is the title of chapter nineteen in the Rodman Philbrick novel, Freak the Mighty. With the police closing in on Kenny, he must plan an escape.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 20 Summary

20. Freak the Mighty Chapter 20 Summary

'Freak the Mighty Strikes Again' is the twentieth chapter of the Rodman Philbrick novel Freak the Mighty. Killer Kane is trying to choke Loretta right before Max's eyes. Will Max be able to stop him?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 21 Summary

21. Freak the Mighty Chapter 21 Summary

'The Accident of Nature' is the title of the twenty-first chapter of the Rodman Philbrick novel Freak the Mighty. Max and Loretta are safe and the police have apprehended Killer Kane. Will he stay locked up this time?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 22 Summary

22. Freak the Mighty Chapter 22 Summary

In chapter 22 of the Rodman Philbrick novel, ''Freak the Mighty'', Max learns what Kevin means when he says that, 'remembering is just an invention of the mind'.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 23 Summary

23. Freak the Mighty Chapter 23 Summary

'The Empty Book' is the title of the 23rd chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, ''Freak the Mighty''. Kevin has just been taken to the hospital by ambulance after having a seizure during his thirteenth birthday party. Will a body transplant save him?

Freak the Mighty Chapter 24 Summary

24. Freak the Mighty Chapter 24 Summary

In 'The Return of Kicker,' the 24th chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty', Max is feeling helpless as he waits for Kevin to leave the hospital. There has to be something he can do.

Freak the Mighty Chapter 25 Summary

25. Freak the Mighty Chapter 25 Summary

The final chapter in the Rodman Philbrick novel is called 'What Loretta Said'. In chapter 25, Kevin has passed away and Max just wants to be left alone. Will Max ever be happy again?

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