The Most Dangerous Game

by: Richard Connell

Themes, Motifs and Symbols Quiz

Further study Themes, Motifs and Symbols Quiz

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What dichotomy does Connelly blur, thus questioning the strict distinction between humans and animals?

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What common past experience do Rainsford and Zaroff interpret in radically different ways?

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What motif highlights the blood, violence, and death associated with Ship-Trap Island?

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What motif draws attention to spaces that lie beyond the reach of human logic and reason?

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What symbol represents Zaroff’s tangled, wild psyche?