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1. Pi decides that which of the following is the best strategy to avoid being eaten by Richard Parker? -> To tame him
2. What is the French castaway’s response to encountering Pi? -> He is jealous that Pi has Richard Parker
3. What happens to Richard Parker? -> He is eaten by the French castaway
4. When Mr. Okamoto asks for a story “without the animals,” who does Pi substitute for Richard Parker? -> Himself
5. Which story do the investigators say they prefer? -> The one with the animals
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