Lord Of The Flies Chapter 1 Quiz

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Lord Of The Flies Chapter 1 Quiz - Quiz

In chapter one of the Lord of the Flies, we meet the school kids who crash land and get stranded on the island. The boys get to share what happened and gather where they are and what they should do to survive. See what you remember from chapter one by taking this quiz and coming back to check on the chapter 2 quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Why is the conch shell important? 

    • A.

      It is used to decide who will build the signal fire.

    • B.

      It is used to call meetings.

    • C.

      It is used to take turns speaking at the meetings

    • D.

      Both B and C

    Correct Answer
    D. Both B and C
    Explanation
    The conch shell is important because it is used to call meetings and to take turns speaking at the meetings. It symbolizes order and democracy on the island, as only the person holding the conch shell has the right to speak. Additionally, it is also used to decide who will build the signal fire, which is crucial for the boys' potential rescue.

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  • 2. 

    What does Piggy suffer from? 

    • A.

      Asthma

    • B.

      Epilepsy

    • C.

      Blindness

    • D.

      Diabetes

    Correct Answer
    A. Asthma
    Explanation
    Piggy suffers from asthma, a chronic respiratory condition characterized by inflammation and narrowing of the airways, causing difficulty in breathing. This condition can be triggered by various factors such as allergens, exercise, or respiratory infections. People with asthma often experience symptoms like wheezing, coughing, chest tightness, and shortness of breath. Proper management and medication can help control asthma symptoms and prevent asthma attacks.

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  • 3. 

    Samn'Eric refers to what/whom?

    • A.

      The twin boys

    • B.

      The beast

    • C.

      The plan crash

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    A. The twin boys
    Explanation
    Samn'Eric refers to the twin boys.

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  • 4. 

    Jack is the leader of whom? 

    • A.

      All of the boys

    • B.

      No one

    • C.

      The choir/hunters

    • D.

      The fire boys

    Correct Answer
    C. The choir/hunters
    Explanation
    Jack is the leader of the choir/hunters. This means that he is in charge of this particular group, guiding and directing their actions.

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  • 5. 

    The boys are stranded on an island where?  

    • A.

      The Carribian Sea

    • B.

      The Pacific Ocean

    • C.

      The Atlantic Ocean

    • D.

      The Indian Ocean

    Correct Answer
    B. The Pacific Ocean
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Pacific Ocean. This is because the question asks where the boys are stranded on an island, and the Pacific Ocean is one of the major oceans in the world where islands can be found.

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  • 6. 

    "Creepers" refers to what? 

    • A.

      Creepy people

    • B.

      Snakes

    • C.

      Worms

    • D.

      Vines

    Correct Answer
    D. Vines
    Explanation
    The term "creepers" commonly refers to vines. Vines are plants that grow along the ground or climb on other plants or structures by extending their stems or tendrils. They are called creepers because they have a creeping or crawling growth habit. Vines are often found in gardens or forests, where they use their tendrils or rootlets to attach themselves to other plants or objects for support as they grow upwards.

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  • 7. 

    What makes Ralph excited enough to stand on his head? 

    • A.

      The sun

    • B.

      No grown-ups

    • C.

      No rules

    • D.

      No Piggy

    Correct Answer
    B. No grown-ups
    Explanation
    Ralph is excited enough to stand on his head because there are no grown-ups around. This suggests that Ralph feels liberated and free from the restrictions and authority imposed by adults. The absence of grown-ups allows Ralph to express his excitement in a playful and unconventional manner, such as standing on his head.

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  • 8. 

    Ralph's father is what? 

    • A.

      A pilot in the English air force

    • B.

      A cartographer for the Scottish coast guard

    • C.

      An advisor to Queen Elizabeth

    • D.

      An officer in the English navy

    Correct Answer
    D. An officer in the English navy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is an officer in the English navy. This can be inferred from the given options, where each option describes the occupation of Ralph's father. Among these options, being an officer in the English navy aligns with the context and is the most suitable choice.

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  • 9. 

    Who is the author of Lord of the Flies?

    • A.

      William Golding

    • B.

      William Shakespeare

    • C.

      Anonymous

    • D.

      Harper Lee

    Correct Answer
    A. William Golding
    Explanation
    William Golding is the correct answer because he is the author of the novel "Lord of the Flies." The book, published in 1954, tells the story of a group of British boys stranded on an uninhabited island and their descent into savagery. Golding's work explores themes of human nature, civilization, and the inherent evil within individuals. His novel has become a classic in literature and has been widely studied and analyzed.

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  • 10. 

    What 3 boys go out to discover the island? 

    • A.

      Simon, Piggy, Jack

    • B.

      Jack, Ralph, Piggy

    • C.

      Roger, Piggy, Jack

    • D.

      Simon, Ralph, Jack

    Correct Answer
    D. Simon, Ralph, Jack
    Explanation
    Simon, Ralph, and Jack are the three boys who go out to discover the island. This can be inferred from the given options, where the combination of Simon, Ralph, and Jack is the only one mentioned.

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