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It's because the Cullens are living in Forks. He wouldn't have turned into a vampire if there weren't vampires living nearby. He isn't a werewolf in Twilight because he isn't old enough yet, but he is in New Moon.

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When a Human is in danger, it triggers a gene Jacob possesses - making him transform into a Wolf.

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In Twilight what does Jacob turn into?

Jacob is a werewolf. Technically, he does not become a werewolf until the second novel, New Moon, and he remains a werewolf for the rest of the series.

What does Jacob turn into in New Moon?

A werewolf.

What does Jacob black in twilight turn into?

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Who was third to turn into a werewolf in twilight?

In the Twilight series, the third character to turn into a werewolf is Leah Clearwater. She transforms into a werewolf after her brother Seth and Jacob.

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No. He doesn't turn until New Moon.

In twilight what is Jacob?

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Why does Jacob turn into a werewolf?

because its in his blood to turn wolf he doesnt hav a choice so sad...

What power does Jacob Black have?

The power to turn into a werewolf and back to a human, called phasing.

Is Jacob Black a shapeshifter?

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Does Taylor Lautner turn out to be a werewolf in New Moon?

yes, he does. In the book, he does, and in the movie also. Go Jacob! ;)