Lord of the Flies: Chapter 5

What time of day does Ralph unwisely choose for this assembly? early evening/night when shadows and diminishing light change everything
Which matters does Ralph intend to address and solve in his assembly/meeting? about fire, shelters, and lavatory habits
Who first speaks of the beast in the jungle? littlun Phil
Who first introduces the notion that the beast comes from the sea? littlun Percival
Which of the boys is the first to denounce the power of the conch? Jack
Who does Ralph chastise for wandering in the jungle at night? Simon
Which of the boys suggests that the beast could be from the sea because all the creatures in the sea haven’t been found yet and some are undiscovered? Maurice
Who recognizes the true nature of the beast on the island, but is unable to express it to others? Simon
Who challenges Ralph’s leadership by saying, “You can’t hunt, you can’t sing”? Jack does based on his own criteria or ideas of it.
Which two boys desperately try to convince Ralph to remain as chief after Jack breaks up the meeting? Piggy because he wants him to protect him from Jack and Simon tries to because he thinks it is the only way to protect themselves from the beast.

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