The Open Boat Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Whose point of view is Part 5 of "The Open Boat" told from? (from Part 5)


What do all of the men think about in Part 6? (from Part 6)


Why do the men have to take the boat back out to sea in Part 4? (from Part 4)


How does the correspondent show great character in Part 5? (from Part 5)


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

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