Presentation on theme: "The Most Dangerous Game Questions"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Most Dangerous Game Questions -What is the General’s main reason for preferring to hunt human beings rather than animals?When does Rainsford first realize that he is going to be the prey?The General welcomes Rainsford especially because?How does the General justify his hunting of human beings?Is there evidence that Zaroff is aware of his own cruelty?Why does Zaroff consider his prey inferior?
2 The Most Dangerous Game Questions 1.Before arriving at the island, what is Rainsford’s position on hunting?Why has Zaroff begun hunting human game?What happens at the end of the story?
3 The Most Dangerous Game Questions 4. Why is the name “Ship-Trap Island” foreshadowing?5. What did Rainsford hear happening on the island?6. Identify the conflict in the story at the beginning?(Before getting to the island)7. Is this an external or internal conflict?8. Who is the protagonist in the story?9. Who is the antagonist?
4 The Most Dangerous Game Questions 10. Give an example of direct characterization for Rainsford: 11. Give an example of indirect characterization for Rainsford: 12. Give an example of direct characterization for Zaroff: 13. Give an example of indirect characterization for Zaroff:
5 The Most Dangerous Game Questions 14. Reread lines Connell does not reveal the main conflict until a good deal of the story has passed. Why? Support your answer!!!! 15. In your opinion, why does Rainsford choose to confront Zaroff in the end, rather than simply ambushing him? What does this reveal about his personality? Cite Evidence!!!