Questions on the "Gold Bug" : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread

Please answer these questions about the Gold Bug. 1. Whos treasure are they looking for? 2. How do they find it? 3. How did the man come to find out there was anything written on the paper in the first place? 4. Where did they find the treasure map? 5. How did the man decipher the code? 6. How did the man figure out what the message said? 7. What did Jupiter drop through the eye of the skull? 8. Why did they dig in the wrong spot the first time? 9. what was "bishops hostel"? 10. How did the narrator and his friend come to know each other? 11. What is the name of the characters?

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2003


I guess here where I draw the line. These are simple point details to prove you have just read the story all the way through. I can explain that in anwsering these for you I will probably do you more harm than good on any subsequent test or random question by the teacher. None of these are hard or mysterious. Just read the story. Judging by your typing you seem very literate and have the time.

Any deeper questions AFTER that come see us. If you need the text there are several places online such as

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2003

ha ha ha, very funny

-- Anonymous, March 06, 2003

Moderation questions? read the FAQ