Themes of Science & Religion in Life of Pi


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In Life of Pi, how did zoology help Pi while at sea?

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1. In Life of Pi, what does Pi study and earn a degree in as an adult?

2. In Life of Pi, how was Pi first exposed to zoology?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Assess your grasp of the themes of science and religion in Life of Pi with this quiz/worksheet. You'll be answering questions on specifics such as Pi's experience with studying a certain subject at school and what those subjects were.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

For the quiz you'll need to know about these areas of study:

  • How Pi initially came across one of the subjects he studied at college
  • His curiosity about religion
  • From whom Pi learns about Islam
  • How zoology helps Pi while he's at sea

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on science and religion in Life of Pi
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Pi's interest in religions
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what Pi studies at school

Additional Learning

For more, consider the lesson called Themes of Science & Religion in Life of Pi. Follow along via these study points:

  • Background of Pi's character in the novel
  • Religion as a major theme in the book
  • Pi's appreciation for science
  • How science and religion are expressed as being similar