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Conch on the Mountain

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Which of the following best explains the significance of the passage below:

"'I got the conch,' said Piggy indignantly. 'You let me speak!' 'The conch doesn't count on top of the mountain,' said Jack, 'so you shut up.' Piggy wilted."

A

It reinforces Jack's deep-seated animosity towards Piggy

B

It shows Piggy's faith and trust in the established rules and the power of the conch

C

It suggests that Jack's earlier excitement about rules only applies to those he wants to follow

D

'A' & 'C'

E

'A', 'B' & 'C'