The River Homework Help

We’ve answered 318,916 questions. We can answer yours, too.

Ask Your Question
Filter Questions

» Browse Popular Topics
  • The River
    Exposition is generally found at the beginning of any story. During the exposition, the author introduces the reader to the characters, setting, and central conflict. In The River, author Gary...

    Asked by aidanamy1012 on via web

    1 educator answer.

  • The River
    In Gary Paulsen's The River, Brian does not literally try to drown Derek, but he does feel tempted to because of his state of exhaustion and fear. After Derek gets hit by lightning, Brian decides...

    Asked by enotes on via web

    1 educator answer.

  • The River
    Like Brian's ordeal in Hatchet, the significant quotes in the narrative relate to survival. One such quote is seen when Derek is struggling with sleeping at night, while Brian has reverted to his...

    Asked by goldengirl2974 on via web

    1 educator answer.

  • The River
    One of the most dominant conflict in the story is individual vs. nature. Once again, it is Brian against the wilderness as he teaches Derek what survival is and then as he seeks to save Derek and...

    Asked by goldengirl2974 on via web

    1 educator answer.

  • The River
    The River, a sequel to Gary Paulsen's best selling novel Hatchet is another story of Brian Robeson's survival in the Canadian wilderness. Rather than surviving a plane crash in some remote...

    Asked by urban88 on via web

    1 educator answer.