Study Guide

Insurgent Characters

By Veronica Roth

Beatrice "Tris" Prior

Tris (or Beatrice, if you want to get kicked in the shins), our narrator, is independent to a...

Tobias "Four" Eaton

Poor Tobias. The boy is cast as someone who, given his status in Dauntless, should be almost...

Jeanine Matthews

Jeanine is the big bad baddie of the story. She's the President Snow to Tris's Katniss Everdeen....

Peter Hayes

If this were a CW high school drama and not a post-apocalyptic adventure (sometimes it can be...

Tori

Tori is notorious. Her motivation is revenge, and that's pretty much the thing that defines her....

Evelyn Johnson, née Eaton

Evelyn is Tobias's mother and the leader of the factionless. Yes, it's shocking that a group of...

Edward

You might remember Edward from Divergent. We described him and his friend Myra as two people who...

Marcus Eaton

Marcus is Tobias's father. He has a plan to change the city, and he spends most of his time...

Christina

Christina used to be Tris's friend... that is, until Tris shot Christina's boyfriend, Will, and...

Caleb Prior

Caleb is Tris's brother, a.k.a. her only surviving family member, a.k.a. the only family member...

The Dauntless

The Dauntless faction is split in two. Those labeled as "loyal" Dauntless are allied against...

All the Rest

Jack Kang is the leader of Candor. He administers truth serum to Tris to learn more about the...