Combo with 3 skeleton key and 2 others

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flying dutchman

dutch ghost ship;supposed to bring back bad luck

list the three main characters

narator,le gleo,itchoua

how many miles off shore is the island located?

twenty miles

who is the author?

George G. Toudouze is the author

how long would it be before the supply ship arrived?

29 days

what happend to the crew on the cornelius de whit?

they got eaten by rats

what did the dutch captain bring aboard his ship to protect his cargo?

2 terriers

which character was commited to an asylum?

Le Gleo

which charater died?

Itchoua

what separated the rats from the men?

the window pain glass

who is the leader of the rats?

nero

where is the lighthouse located?

french guanai

does the narator ever return to the island?

yes

Why does the narrator take a job at Three Skeleton Key? (re-read the first part of the story)

He wants to set aside money before he gets married

Why is it unusual for the lighthouse keepers to see a ship in their waters?

The waters are treacherous

Why does the narrator watch the Cornelius de Witt with tears in his eyes?

He knows that the ship is about to be wrecked

How does the narrator convince us that the sea rats in the story are of the worst possible sort?

He tells of the two terrier dogs on a Dutch ship that were eaten by sea rats.

Know how the rats first get into the lighthouse

The metal sheeting that was sealing the window gives way

Know the different strategies used to rescue the three men

-the crew tempts the rats onto a barge filled with meat
-the crew drench the barge with gas and then set it on fire
-the crew shoot any escaping rats and leave the rerst to be eaten by the sharks

Know what becomes of all three lighthouse attendants

One man returns to the key; one goes insane; one dies

Know examples of foreshadowing throughout the story

A man dreams of the three convicts's skeletons
-" Three Skeleton Key, the small rock on which the light stood, bore a bad reputation." page 40
-: "See us? No doubt - if there is a crew aboard." page 41
-"If you so much as harm one, his sharp cry will bring hordes of his fellows to swarm over you, tear you, and not cease until your flesh has been stripped from the bones." page 43
-"I saw the wooden framework of my window, eaten away from the outside, sagging inwards." page 45

Why does the narrator take the job at Three Skeleton Key?

He wants to set aside money before he gets married

Why is it unusual for the lighthouse keepers to see a ship in their waters?

The waters are treacherous

Why does the narrator watch the Cornelius de Witt with tears in his eyes?

He knows that the ship is about to be wrecked

How does the narrator convince us that the sea rats in this story are of the worst possible sort?

He tells of the two terrier dogs on a Dutch ship that were eaten by sea rats.

The narrator's descriptions of the window in the lantern room foreshadow that the

Thick glass will keep the rats out

How do the rats first get inside the lighthouse?

The metal sheeting that was sealing the window gives way

Why do the officers and crew of the first patrol boat look at the lighthouse with a horrified expression?

The light is completely covered by a seething mass of rats

When some rats return defeated from the attack on the patrol boat, the narrator says that the other rats greeted them with "shrill cries and in a derisive note." The author is showing that the rats

Have humanlike qualities

Which strategy was NOT used to rescue the three men from the island?

The lighthouse keepers set fire to the island

What becomes of the three lighthouse attendants?

One man returns to the key; one goes insane; one dies

Which of the following is an example of foreshadowing?

A man dreams of the three convicts's skeletons

Which of the following details found early in the story enables you to predict that "Three Skeleton Key" will be a frightening tale?

The history of the rock

Which of the following details is NOT intended to create suspense?

Through their glasses, the men see a barge

the narrator

protagonist of the story

the rats

antagonist of the story

three skeleton key island in the lighthouse

setting of story

1st person

point of view of story

character vs. nature

main conflict of story

george g. toudouze

author of story

itchoua, le gleo

supporting characters

round, static

rats are __________ character

round, dynamic

narrator is __________ character

explains the experience of the rats

exposition of story

rats land on island and chase men into light house

inciting conflict

rescue boat arrives and looks for a way to free men

rising action

rats break into light house

climax

men try to fight rats but get hurt (bitten)

falling action

rescuers blast rats with powerful water hose

denouement

flying dutchman

dutch ghost ship;supposed to bring back bad luck

list the three main characters

narator,le gleo,itchoua

how many miles off shore is the island located?

twenty miles

who is the author?

George G. Toudouze is the author

how long would it be before the supply ship arrived?

29 days

what happend to the crew on the cornelius de whit?

they got eaten by rats

what did the dutch captain bring aboard his ship to protect his cargo?

2 terriers

which character was commited to an asylum?

Le Gleo

which charater died?

Itchoua

what separated the rats from the men?

the window pain glass

who is the leader of the rats?

nero

where is the lighthouse located?

french guanai

does the narator ever return to the island?

yes

the narrator

protagonist of the story

the rats

antagonist of the story

three skeleton key island in the lighthouse

setting of story

1st person

point of view of story

character vs. nature

main conflict of story

george g. toudouze

author of story

itchoua, le gleo

supporting characters

round, static

rats are __________ character

round, dynamic

narrator is __________ character

explains the experience of the rats

exposition of story

rats land on island and chase men into light house

inciting conflict

rescue boat arrives and looks for a way to free men

rising action

rats break into light house

climax

men try to fight rats but get hurt (bitten)

falling action

rescuers blast rats with powerful water hose

denouement

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