Lord of the Flies: Summary, Themes & Analysis


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In Lord of the Flies, how do the boys end up on the island?

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1. In Lord of the Flies, who do the boys first elect as their leader?

2. In Lord of the Flies, what group does Jack lead?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Lord of the Flies is a novel by William Golding, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of it. You'll be assessed on your understanding of the plot, characters and themes of the book.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Plot of Lord of the Flies
  • Characters of Lord of the Flies
  • Themes of Lord of the Flies

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related literature lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify main characters, such as Ralph and Jack
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Lord of the Flies
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Lord of the Flies

Additional Learning

To learn more about literature, review the following lesson on Synopsis and Analysis of Lord of the Flies. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the story of Lord of the Flies
  • Understand important themes of Lord of the Flies
  • Know important scenes and characters