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In what direction did Rainsford swim and why
to the right, because that was where the gunshots were from
While he was swimming, what sound did Rainsford hear, how did he describe it and what sound followed it
a scream, the sound of an animal in an extremity of anguish and terror, a gunshot
Where did Rainsford fall asleep and what time did he awake
at the jungle edge, late in the afternoon
What did he think the lights coming from and where were they really coming from
a village, a chateau
Describe the appearance of the man who opened the door and what he was holding
gigantic, solid, black-bearded to the waist, a gun
what did Zaroff invite Rainsford to do and where did Ivan take him and what did he give him
dine, the bedroom, a suit
How does the discussion about the type of game create suspense
Zaroff kept evading the question about what he hunted
What are Rainsford's and Zaroff's opposing views on Zaroff's ideal quarry?
Rainsford found the idea appalling
How does Zaroff justify his sport
"a thoroughbred horse or hound is worth more than a score of them"
What does Rainsford ask of Zaroff and what is Zaroff's response
to leave the island, that they will go hunting
What does Zaroff say will be the terms of his defeat and what will he do for Rainsford
if he does not find him by midnight on the third day, he will let him leave
What was Rainsford's state of mind when he began to be hunted and what was his initial strategy
What focused Rainsford's attention in the morning and what did he see
the cry of a bird, Zaroff coming toward him
What did Zaroff take out and do and what did he do with his eyes and then his mouth
a pipe and smoke, his eyes traveled up the tree but not reaching Rainsford, and he smiled
What did Rainsford do after he realized that Zaroff had discovered his whereabouts
he went off again into the woods
What did Rainsford make to trap Zaroff and what was the specific result
a Malay mancatcher, but it only grazed Zaroff's arm
That night, what obstacle did Rainsford run into and why was it an obstacle
the swamp on the island, quicksand
Which was more difficult? Digging in in France or digging a pit in the soft mud of Death Swamp
digging in Death Swamp
What did Zaroff do after the death of his hunting dog and what challenge did offer Rainsford
congratulated him, that he would face against the whole pack
What did Rainsford initially feel were his two choices and what would be he results of both options
stay, suicide; run, prolonging the inevitable
Describe the trick
where he bends a sapling and attaches a knife to it, and the knife springs up and kills the unlucky person
What did he do to be able to see the success or failure of his trick and what did he see
climbed a tree, that the knife killed Ivan
When Zaroff reached the spot where Rainsford had jumped, what 5 things did he do
stopped, shrugged, sat down, took a drink of brandy, hummed a tune from Madame Butterfly
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