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Ch 2: Freak the Mighty Characters

About This Chapter

The Characters chapter of this Freak the Mighty Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study the major characters in 'Freak the Mighty'. 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 associated with these characters.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering the characters from Freak the Mighty will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the major characters in this book. 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 the characters in Freak the Mighty
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about literature (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

How It Works:

  • Watch each video in the chapter to review all key topics.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the Freak the Mighty Characters chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  • Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Freak the Mighty Characters chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any literature question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the characters from Freak the Mighty for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:

  • Max, Kevin and Morquio Syndrome
  • Gwen, Grim and Gram
  • Killer Kane and Loretta
  • Iggy Lee and Tony D

10 Lessons in Chapter 2: Freak the Mighty Characters
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Max in Freak the Mighty

1. Max in Freak the Mighty

Max Kane is the main character and narrator for the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty.' In this lesson, we will learn more about Max and his development as the story progresses.

Kevin in Freak the Mighty

2. Kevin in Freak the Mighty

Kevin, or Freak, as Max calls him affectionately, is one half of 'Freak the Mighty' from the Rodman Philbrick novel of the same name. In this lesson, we will learn more about this character.

Morquio Syndrome in Freak the Mighty

3. Morquio Syndrome in Freak the Mighty

One of the central focuses of ''Freak the Mighty'' is the physical appearance of Kevin (also called 'Freak'). This lesson explores Morquio syndrome, the underlying cause of Freak's health problems.

Gwen in Freak the Mighty

4. Gwen in Freak the Mighty

In 'Freak the Mighty' by Rodman Philbrick, Gwen, or Fair Gwen of Air as her son calls her, is the mother of Kevin. In this lesson, we will learn more about Gwen.

Grim & Gram in Freak the Mighty

5. Grim & Gram in Freak the Mighty

Grim and Gram are the grandparents that Max lives with after the death of his mother in the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty'. In this lesson, we will learn more about their characters.

Killer Kane in Freak the Mighty

6. Killer Kane in Freak the Mighty

Kenny Kane, also known as the notorious Killer Kane, is in prison for much of the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty,' but he manages to get out in time to cause some trouble. In this lesson, we will learn more about Killer Kane.

Loretta in Freak the Mighty

7. Loretta in Freak the Mighty

Loretta Lee drinks too much and causes a lot of trouble, but there may be more to her than meets the eye. In this lesson we will learn more about Loretta Lee from the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty'.

Iggy Lee from Freak the Mighty

8. Iggy Lee from Freak the Mighty

Iggy Lee is the leader of the infamous Panheads, a local motorcycle gang. In this lesson, we will learn more about Iggy Lee from the Rodman Philbrick novel 'Freak the Mighty.'

Tony D. in Freak the Mighty

9. Tony D. in Freak the Mighty

The first conflict Kevin and Max encounter is with Tony D., who is also known as Blade. In this lesson, we will learn more about Tony D. from the Rodman Philbrick novel, 'Freak the Mighty.'

Freak the Mighty Characters List & Flashcards

Freak the Mighty Characters List & Flashcards

These flashcards contain information on the characters within the novel 'Freak the Mighty'. If you need to work on memorizing characters from the novel, this flashcard set is for you!

Chapter Practice Exam
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