The Open Boat Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What does the man onshore do? (from Part 4)


Who died in the story recalled in Part 6? (from Part 6)


What does the correspondent think must be an incredible relief from the pain and struggle as he swims in place? (from Part 7)


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


Why is it obvious that none of the other life boats have made it back to shore? (from Part 3)

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