The Question and Answer section for Anthem is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Liberty gives Equality the name "the Unconquered."
Life expectancy is short because the men are worked to death, performing hours and hours of hard labor for ten hours a day.
Thus must all men live until the are forty. At forty they are worn out. At forty they are sent to the Home of the Useless,...
Equality's discovery is extremely important. With electricity they could have light, develop new technology, and machinery to take some of the load off of some of the workers.