The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Edward Connell

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From "The Most Dangerous Game," describe each of the following conflicts that took place: Man vs. Man, Man vs. Self, Man vs. Nature, and Man vs. Fate.

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The Man vs. Man conflict is the most straightforward conflict presented in the story, which concerns Sanger Rainsford's struggle to survive the armed and maniacal General Zaroff. Both characters try to kill each other and engage in hand-to-hand combat at the end of the story.

The Man vs. Self conflict focuses on Rainsford's inherent struggles with controlling his emotions and maintaining his composure. During the "game," Rainsford is under a serious amount of stress and must calm himself down in order to think clearly. There are several moments in the story when Rainsford recognizes his anxiety and regains his composure to make the correct decision.

The Man vs. Nature conflict concerns Rainsford's struggles surviving the treacherous sea and traversing Ship-Trap Island's dangerous terrain. Rainsford struggles to survive in the threatening sea after he accidentally falls off the yacht at the beginning of the story. Rainsford is then forced to avoid the Death Swamp on the island and traverse...

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