In Lord of the Flies, what did Jack do to make him seem the more popular choice for leader?

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merehughes | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Assistant Educator

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Jack organised a hunting party and promised the boys, in particular the young'uns food if they followed him.  Although the initial attempt at hunting a pig failed, it showed that he had strength and more importantly, that he could procure food for the group.