Study Guide: English

Topics: The Most Dangerous Game, Irony, Fiction Pages: 9 (2585 words) Published: September 19, 2011
Review Questions and Answers for Most Dangerous Games
1.Who is the author of The Most Dangerous Games? Richard Connell

2.In Richard Connell’s short story “The Most Dangerous Game” the sailors on the yacht Suspect that “Ship-Trap Island” is a place where? Undefined evil exists

3.In the end of The Most Dangerous Game, Why is Rainsford is sleeping in Zaroff’s bed? Because Rainsford had killed Zaroff.

4.What is the name of the island? Ship-Trap Island

Where does Rainsford spend the first night of his hunt? He had spent his first night creating a trail that was very hard to follow, so he eventually decided to camp in a tree, where the general had spotted him but didn't kill him.

5.What happened to General Zaroff at the end of the story? He is killed by Rainsford.

6.If Rainsford wins the hunt, what does Zaroff promise him? Zaroff promises that he gets to live, and will drop him off in a small village on the coast where he can resume his normal life.

7.Who is the Protagonist/Antagonist of the story? The Protagonist of the story is Rainsford and the Antagonist of the story is General Zaroff.

8.Describe the Climax of the Story:
Well the climax of the story is when Rainsford jumps off the cliff and While Rainsford is running away from Zaroff's hounds, he sees an opening in some trees and decides to jump.

9.Describe the main conflict: Well the main conflict is Rainsford is trying to escape General Zaroff but Rainsford has three days to try, and if he survives then General Zaroff will let him live. But During the threedays, Rainsford have hide, makes traps, and cannot be spottoed and he has to do all those things to survive. He eventually beats Zaroff, but instead of wanting to get off the island and away from General Zaroff as fast as he can, he challenges Zaroff to a fight and wins. Review Questions and answers for Marigolds

1.Why do you think the children “pick on” Miss Lottie? They know that she is powerless and that she won’t be able to do anything to them because she can’t catch them.

2.Who is Miss Lottie? Well she is this lady that lives in this house and she is this big frame woman and she had reddish-brown skin, she has Indian-like features, she doesn’t show any facial expression and she doesn’t like any intruders and she never left her yard or and never visitors.

3.What does the narrator mean when she says “old fears have a way of clinging like cobwebs.”? I personally think that the narrator is trying to say that people keep irrational childhood fears even after they’re old enough to know that the fears foolish.

4.What is the climax of the story? The climax was that when Lizabeth returns to Miss Lottie’s garden and destroys it. Here is where Lizabeth loses her temper and strike out as a result of the difficulties that she has been struggling with.

5.How does Lizabeth change in the moment she comes face to face with Miss Lottie? What does she recognize in Miss Lottie’s face? She realizes that her life is less complicated than Miss Lottie’s life because it is much more difficult and without hope she is still able to feel a little concern for Miss Lottie.

6.What did the marigolds symbolized to Miss Lottie? The marigolds were for her the symbol of beauty and hope.

7.Who is the author of Marigolds? Eugenia Collier

8.At the end of the story when she says that she too has planted marigold, what did she mean by that? She had met was that she also tried to create happy times and not be helpless even in the drastic and hopeless situations.

9.What are Lizabeth’s feelings at the root of her conflict? Well In her mind and her heart is thinking how she had behaved childishly and she is angry at herself for doing so and she knows it.

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