What are the rules the boys make up on the island in Lord of the Flies?

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Before complete anarchy descends upon the island, the boys make an effort to establish some rules. The conch immediately becomes a symbol of democracy; from now on, it will be used to call meetings to order, and at those meetings, only the boy who holds it has the right to speak.

If the boys are to be rescued, they're going to need a fire. This way, any passing ships will see that the island is inhabited, and at the very least will take a look and see who's there. Ralph also establishes a rotational system for the carrying out of essential chores on the island, such as building shelter and gathering food. Unfortunately, this rule, like all the...

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