The Open Boat Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What would the correspondent give almost anything for near the end of Part 5? (from Part 5)


What does the correspondent decide he would do if given another chance at life? (from Part 7)


What do the men construct in Part 3 that yields immediate results? (from Part 3)


Why are the men unable to reach shore safely in Part 4? (from Part 4)


Who is forced into rowing again in Part 3? (from Part 3)

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