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1. What is the impetus behind Davie deciding to leave home? -> His father dies
2. What is the name of Davie’s miserly uncle? -> Sikes
3. What does Davie’s uncle do while Captain Hoseason is giving Davie a tour of the Covenant? -> He gets into a rowboat and rows back to shore
4. Why do Captain Hoseason and his first mate plot to kill Alan? -> So they can rob him
5. What happens when the Covenant nears Scotland? -> The ship hits a reef and sinks
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