The Question and Answer section for Lord of the Flies is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The plane was shot down. It crashed in flames.
“The plane was shot down in ﬂames. Nobody knows where we are. We may be here a long time.”
In Chapter Three, Ralph complains that there is no cooperative effort to complete the building of the shelters.
There are a number of different themes in Lord of the Flies. For a detailed look at the themes, check out Gradesaver's theme page. Simply link the study guide at the top of this page and navigate from there. If you have any additional questions,...