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Life of Pi

Life of Pi


by Yann Martel

Life of Pi: Come for the Quiz Stay for the Pi Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Life of Pi? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Pi decides that which of the following is the best strategy to avoid being eaten by Richard Parker?

To eat him first
To tame him
To shoot him
To drown him
Q. What is the French castaway’s response to encountering Pi?

He is so excited to have a human companion
He is jealous that Pi has Richard Parker
He tries to steal Pi’s lifeboat
He tries to eat Pi
Q. What happens to Richard Parker?

He drowns
He walks off into the jungles of Mexico
He is rescued and placed in a zoo
He is eaten by the French castaway
Q. When Mr. Okamoto asks for a story “without the animals,” who does Pi substitute for Richard Parker?

His mother
A hyena
The skipper
The Frenchman
Q. Which story do the investigators say they prefer?

The one with the animals
The one where Richard Parker takes a job with the circus
The one with all the dancing
The one with all the explosions