The Beach Test | Final Test - Hard

Alex Garland
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of these statements are false?

2. What did Richard attempt to shove in that person's mouth?

3. What had Francoise asked for?

4. What name had refused to catch on?

5. What had the people on the other island done?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Discuss whether or not paradise is truly possible. What human flaws make paradise an almost impossible endeavor? Do you think it is possible for people to learn to work together indefinitely? Why or why not?

Essay Topic 2

Discuss Richards more gory fantasies that occur throughout the book. What is this fascination with the violence in his own mind indicative of? Explain if this makes Richard a threat or an ally.

Essay Topic 3

Attempt to explain Sal's lying for Richard. What might she have hoped to gain in her lie? What is revealed about her in the following chapters, Karl runs away? How might this tie into Sal covering for Richard?

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