Name___________________ Period___________________ Lord of the Flies Quiz: Ch. 1-4 (94 points) 1-What does it mean to say that Lord of the Flies is an allegorical novel? 2-What is Ralph’s first act upon being elected leader? 3-Which boy treats the “littluns” with the most kindness? 4-Which boy would rather hunt than build huts? 5-Who sees the ship on the horizon? Why doesn’t the ship come to the island to rescue them? 6-Who is the first boy to disappear? 7-Whose responsibility is it to maintain the first signal fire? 8-How old are the boys on the island? 9-How did the boys end up on the island? 10-What is their main source of food? Why is this dangerous for the boys? Symbols Describe what each person/object represents from the novel: The conch: Ralph: Piggy: Jack: Simon: The fire: The “beastie”: Piggy’s glasses: Long Answer: Within the first few chapters we see the development of many characters. We also judge some of them quite harshly without knowing much about them. Choose a character and explain how they are important to the dynamic of the island (i.e. how they fulfill a specific need of the tribe). Answers should be 5-10 sentences.