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Life of Pi

Life of Pi


by Yann Martel

Life of Pi: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. At times, this story is a defense of -> Religion
2. When we have no confirmation of real events, we should -> Come up with a story
3. What can explain the world up to a certain point? -> Science
4. Which is not one of the things Pi has to fear? -> He has to fear all of these
5. Pi fears despair more than _______. -> Death