The Old Man and the Sea Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


After he finally gets to the shack and puts down the mast, what does Santiago find? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


Santiago is pinned down and the line is rushing out around his back and through his hand, cutting them. What makes him think about the boy? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)


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


How do the brown sharks attack the old man's fish? (from Detailed Summary & Analysis)

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