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English Literature

Lord of the Flies

Plot - Test

Note: there is a maximum score of 2 for EACH question.


Ralph mocks Piggy at the start of the novel, yet mourns his death at the end. What is interesting about the early development of the relationship of Ralph and Piggy?


What is the significance of the first fire on the mountain?


Why is the beast such an important part of the plot?


Why is the death of Simon so important?


What is significant about Piggy's death?