Lord of the Flies 5&6 Study Guide

How does the author show that Ralph is facing realities of their existence?
Ralph basically isn’t use to being dirty and living like a savage person and the adventure is becoming way messy and scary.

Compare Ralph’s treatment of the little’uns with Jack’s.
Ralph keeps them calm while Jack likes to intimidate them.

What does Simon mean by “The beast is inside the boys”?
The other side of man can be very cruel and destroy itself.

What do Sam and Eric tell the boys they’ve seen? What is it actually?
A beast. actually its a parachutist corpse

Why do Ralph and Jack decide to go find the beast?
They eventually have to face the beast anyway if they ever want a opportunity to leave the island.