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_____ 1. "We've got to have special people looking after the fire. Any day there may be a ship out there." Who is speaking here?
_____ 2. Piggy's glasses
A. gave him insight into people's character
_____ 3. "I don't believe in no ghosts, ever." Who is speaking here?
_____ 4. The smashing of the sand castles may have represented
A. the passing of the boys' childhood
_____ 5. "The beast that came out of the sea" was
A. a bad dream of the littluns
_____ 6. One important character who is not present when the boys pursue the boar is
_____ 7. The evil behavior that emerges in many of the boys as the novel evolves is reminiscent of what takes place in
A. Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls
_____ 8. According to Golding, the title Lord of the Flies
A. refers to the boys as "lords" of the island
_____ 9. "Kill the pig. Cut her throat. Bash her in." Who is speaking here?
A. All the hunters
_____ 10. Simon is characterized as being
A. loyal, poetic, sensitive
11. How does Golding let the reader know in Chapter 1 that the island, which the boys believe is a paradise, is a dangerous place?
12. Why do the boys believe in the natural goodness of man?
13. What is the importance of names, naming, and the loss of names in the story?
14. Give three examples of Jack's becoming more primitive and animalistic.