The Old Man and the Sea Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What complaint does the boy have about the fisherman he works for after he is forced to leave Santiago? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What does the shadow of a passing airplane do on the surface of the sea? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What does Santiago consider as his principal friends on the ocean? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


What does Santiago have besides his strength? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


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

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