Lord of the Flies Essay

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Lord of the Flies Comprehensive Test

True/False- Mark “A” for True and “B” for False. 1. When Ralph is elected chief, Jack is so frustrated that he refuses to hunt. 2. Ralph starts the signal fire by rubbing two sticks together. 3. The signal fire goes out because Jack and the hunters neglect it. 4. A wild boar eats the littlun who has a mulberry-colored birthmark on his face. 5. Piggy’s parents will come find them. 6. The conch provides a symbol for authority that the boys recognize as civilized. 7. The main source of food on the island is food scavenged from the wreckage of the airplane. 8. The boys murder Simon because they think that he is “batty.” 9. Piggy is not afraid of Jack because he knows
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freedom b. authority c. tyranny d. death e. food

24. Jack changes from a civilized schoolboy to a(n) a. insane butcher obsessed with murdering his way to power b. a sadist obsessed with torture c. a clever tyrant obsessed with creating a new form of government d. a savage obsessed with hunting

25. Which boy suggests, “We’ll have rules! Lots of rules!”? a. Jack b. Simon c. Piggy d. Roger

26. Simon recognizes that the beast a. lives in the sea b. lives on the mountain c. is within each of them d. is stalking them at night

27. In the early part of the novel, “a civilization that knew nothing of him and was in ruins” prevents a. Roger from hitting Henry with rocks b. Piggy from carrying wood to the fire c. Jack from killing the first pig d. Simon from pushing over the pig’s head on the stick

28. The bodies of Simon and Piggy are a. buried under Castle Rock b. left as an offering for the beast c. washed out to sea d. carried to the top of the mountain

29. The only boy who does not participate in murder is a. Piggy b. Simon c. Ralph d. Roger

30. Who starts the fire that ironically brings rescue? a. Roger b. Jack c. Ralph d. Simon e. Piggy

31. When Robert suggests that the game needs a real pig “because you’ve got to

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