What impressions of Jack do we get in chapters 1-5?

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In chapter one, Jack gives the impression that he is a tough and forceful leader due to the fact that he organized his choir and he has the confidence to declare that he ought to be chief. However, his harsh manner and his temper basically stop him from getting elected. The reader also sees a touch of vulnerability when Jack fails to actually kill the pig that the boys find on their exploration.

In chapter two, Jack's character does not change significantly, but he suggests that the appropriate response to the idea of a "beastie" is to hunt it and kill it. Basically, he is saying...

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