Test Answers on Lord of the Flies

Chapter 8 and 9 Lord of the Flies

What does ralph say that angers jack? he calls the hunters boys armed with sticks How does Jack express his anger? he criticizes Ralphs way of law and tries to get rid of ralph as a leader with everyones support How does jack respond to his failure to get support from the group? he leaves […]

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Lord of the flies chapter 2 questions

What rules does Ralph lay down at the assembly? Must hold the conch to speak (if anyone breaks the rules ralph wants to be the one to enforce the punishment) What power does the conch shell give the person who holds it the right to speak What crucial fact does piggy remind the boys of […]

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"Lord of the Flies"–Themes, Motifs, and Symbolism

Theme #1 –Civilization vs. Savagery 1. The conflict between two competing impulses that exist within all human beings: the instinct to live by rules, act peacefully, follow moral commands, and value the good of the group against the instinct to gratify one’s immediate desires, act violently to obtain supremacy over others, and enforce one’s will. […]

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Name the Figurative Language in Lord of the Flies

question Personification answer “The great rock loitered, poised on one toe, decided not to return…” question Personification answer “Small flames… crawled away… scrambled up…” question Simile answer “One patch touched a tree trunk and scrambled up like a bright squirrel.” question Metaphor answer “This toy of voting was almost as pleasing as the conch.” question […]

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Lord of the Flies – Ralph Quotes

question “We’ll have to have Hands up like at school.” answer As a leader he is direct and clear. His leadership is based on a democratic system, so he allows all the boys to have a say. This is what makes the other boys recognise his leadership qualities such as bravery, fairness and a sense […]

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Lord of the Flies Chapter 10-12 Comprehension

question Who is left on ralphs side of the island answer Piggy and some littluns question About what is Ralph feeling guilty? answer Simons murder question what injuries do samneric suffer from the night before? answer Sam got a scratch on his forehead and Eric got a split lip question What is Roberts Job? answer […]

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Lord of the Flies Chapter 1-12

question Ralph answer Handsome, Athletic, Natural leader, Fair boy, Chief of island, question Piggy answer Very intelligent, Physically less than perfect fat boy, A reader and thinker rather than a boy of action, Fat boy, Glasses, Asthma question Simon answer Poetic, Sensitive, Loner, Rather mysterious boy, The boy who fainted question Jack answer Choir leader, […]

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Lord of the Flies (Chapter 12)

question What does it mean (and who was the character) “whose image refused to blend with the ancient picture of a boy in shorts and a shirt?” Explain why Golding writes this. answer Bill because it shows they aren’t the innocent little kids that they were when they got there question Why is it ironic […]

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Lord of the Flies Chapter 11

question Although it is totally ineffective, what does Piggy urge Ralph to do? answer Piggy tells Ralph to blow the conch and call an assembly question what reason does piggy say he is going to give Jack for why he should give him back his glasses? answer that jacks superior but its the right thing […]

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Chapters 9&10: Lord of the Flies

question What does Simon find on the mountain? answer The pilots body is the beast question What does Simon do after smelling the dead body? answer Throws up question Which side of the island had a little bit of smoke? answer Jack’s side question What does this imply about who most of the boys are […]

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Lord of the Flies Vocab Chapter 2

question slant answer to slope or to make something slope in a particular direction question smart answer sharp stinging pain question hum answer to make a low continuous sound question fetch answer to go to where something is and bring it back question blot out answer to cover or hide something completely question warp answer […]

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Lord of the Flies- Questions

question What is the scar? answer The scar is the damage left behind where the plane crashed on the island. question How old is Ralph? answer Ralph is 12. question What prevents Piggy from running and swimming? answer He has asthma and his aunt never let him. question What does Ralph find that Piggy sees […]

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Lord of the Flies Study

question Ralph answer main protagonist, chief of 1st tribe question Piggy answer outcast, bullied for weight, loyal friend to Ralph question Simon answer visionary, understands true nature of the beast, CHRISTLIKE question Jack answer leader of hunters, prefers hunting over civility, makes own tribe question Samneric answer twins who act as one, remain loyal to […]

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Lord of the Flies – chapters 5 through 12

question What is Ralph realizing is necessary in order to be a leader? answer In order to be aleader, you must be wise. You have to be ready when an occasion slips by to make decisions that will benefit the whole group. The attribute of wisdom was valuable and he saw that it got results. […]

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Lord of the Flies chapters 7-8 SQ and vocab

question Definition: having rich or profuse growth answer luxuriance question Definition: relating to motherhood answer maternal question Definition: thick underbrush providing cover answer coverts question Definition: attitude scornful of the motives or virtues of others answer cynicism question Definition: dullness; flatness; lack of sharp edges answer obtuseness question Definition: to criticize or reprimand answer rebuke […]

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Lord of the Flies 5&6 Study Guide

question How does the author show that Ralph is facing realities of their existence? answer Ralph basically isn’t use to being dirty and living like a savage person and the adventure is becoming way messy and scary. question Compare Ralph’s treatment of the little’uns with Jack’s. answer Ralph keeps them calm while Jack likes to […]

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Lord of the Flies- Study Questions

question They ( Piggy & Ralph) discovered a shell and made it into a calling to find the other boys answer Why is chapter 1 entitled “The Sound of the Shell?” question He is offhand and uninterested answer What is Ralph’s attitude toward Piggy in the first chapter? question He’s unfit and the expedition would […]

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Lord of the Flies Ch. 1-6 review

Who is the author of the novel? William Golding What is the nationality of the author and characters? British What is the name of the first character presented in the novel? Ralph What color is Ralph’s hair? Blonde What does the author call the hole that the plane crash has made in the jungle? The […]

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– Lord of the Flies- Chapter 8 –

question 1. How does Jack respond when Ralph calls his hunters “boys armed with sticks?” answer In “Lord of the Flies” when Ralph calls Jack’s hunters “boys armed with sticks” Jack becomes very offended and returns to his friends to twist Ralph’s words, claiming that he called the hunters cowards. Jack also believes Ralph is […]

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Lord of the flies: chapter 7 questions

question What do the 3 boys see on the mountain answer A parachutist “beastie” question Which 3 boys didn’t go to the mountain answer Jack, roger & Ralph question What does Ralph ask jack making everyone else uncomfortable answer “Why do you hate me” question What does simon offer answer He’ll go tell piggy they […]

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Lord of the Flies (Chapter 1)

question How did the boys end up on the jungle island? answer Plane crash question Describe Ralph’s physical features. answer Fair hair, wearing a school uniform, and has the body shape of a boxer question What was Ralph’s reaction to being on the island? answer He was excited that there were no adults question Describe […]

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