The Open Boat Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


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


What do the men see soon after the man onshore returns from the house? (from Part 4)


How do the men feel about the results gained from constructing the sail? (from Part 3)


What do the men wait for in Part 7? (from Part 7)


Whose nature is naturally more cynical than the others'? (from Part 3)

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