The Open Boat Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


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


Who uses one oar to paddle and the other as a raft? (from Part 7)


What do the men wonder about as they head out toward deeper water in Part 4? (from Part 4)


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


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

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