The Old Man and the Sea Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


When do the sharks return after Santiago loses his makeshift harpoon? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


Why doesn't Santiago put the marlin into his boat? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What does the old man imagine about the marlin if it had been alive? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What contrast does Santiago think about that shows the hard work ahead of him as night falls? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What does Santiago fear if he does not sleep after two days? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)

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