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I need to finish the short story by tomorrow. I finished the question but I don't know I did write the right answer for these question.
Can you check then correct the answer for me please? Thanks.

Shorty story.

“The King of Beasts” Philip Jose Farmer

The biologist was showing the famous visitor through the zoo and laboratory. "Our budget," he said, "is too limited to re-create all known extinct species. So we bring to life only the higher animals, the beautiful ones that were wantonly exterminated. I'm trying, as it were. to make up for brutality and stupidity. You might say that man struck life in the face every time he wiped out a branch of the animal kingdom." He paused, and they looked across the moats and the force fields. The quagga wheeled and galloped. Delight and sun flashed off his flanks. The sea otter poked his humorous whiskers from the water. The gorilla peered from behind bamboo. Passenger pigeons strutted. A rhinoceros trotted like a dainty battleship. With gentle eyes, a giraffe looked at them, then resumed eating leaves. "There's the dodo. Not beautiful but very droll. And very helpless. Come. I'll show you the re-creation itself." In the great building, they passed between rows of tall and wide tanks. They could see clearly through the windows and the jelly within. "Those will be African elephants," said the biologist. "We plan to grow a large herd and then release them on the new government preserve." "You positively glow," said the distinguished visitor. "You really love animals, don't you?" "I love all life." "Tell me," said the visitor, "where do you get the data for recreation?" "Mostly, skeletons and skins from the ancient museums. Excavated books and films that we succeeded in restoring and then translating. Ah, see those huge eggs? The chicks of the giant moa are growing within them. There, almost ready to be taken from the tank, are tiger cubs. They'll be dangerous when grown but will be kept in the preserve." The visitor stopped before the last of the tanks. "Just one?" he said. "What is it?" "Poor little thing." said the biologist. "It will be so alone. But I shall give it all the love I have."
"Is it so dangerous?" said the visitor. "Worse than elephants, tigers, and bears?". "I had to get special permission to grow this one," said the biologist. His voice quavered. The visitor stepped sharply back from the tank. He said, "Then it must be . . . but you wouldn't dare!" The biologist nodded. "Yes. It's a man."

Questions & answers

The following questions ask you to make inferences about "The King of Beasts". This exercise is worth 15 marks.
(i) Answer questions 1 to 5, explaining what lead you to reach each answer (2 marks each). (ii) Answer the follow-up question at the end of this section (5 marks).

1. What was the cause of the extinction of a great many animals?

It never told exactly reason of extinction in the story. However, when biologist showed animals; he mentioned “I'm trying, as it were to make up for brutality and stupidity.” to the visitor, it could mean that extinct caused by war or environment pollution.

2. When is this story taking place?

The distance future when all living creatures are extinct.

3. According to the biologist, what is more dangerous: tigers or humans?

When he showed cubs of tiger, he told how dangerous animals they are; yet he re-created more than a one cub and he told visitors he will keep them preserve with positively glowing face. However, when he mentioned human in the tank, his voice was quavered unlike when showed cubs of tiger and it proves he knows humans are much dangerous than tiger.

4. Why is the biologist only allowed to grow one of the last specimens?

Not only a biologist needs to get a special permission; he knew it’ll be risky if human multiplies into more than one or two.

5. Are the characters in the story human?
Answer the following question in approximately 150 words. (5 marks)

No. The characters from this story are another intelligent specimen after human.

6. The author of this short story has made an extrapolation from human actions of our past and present in order to show the future result of these actions. Discuss what supporting evidence he has to make his prediction. What message does this short story then hold for the audience of today?

In this story, the author lets readers know that humans are the main cause of destruction. The endlessness of their greediness has made many animals extinct, polluted the environment, but the worst of all is they even fight each other because they just want more. Because of these, it made the humans more dangerous than other animals. The reason that biologists can recreate only one human is multiplying humans will bring the same destruction they caused in the past and with a biologist’s words “I had to get a special permission to grow this one” with quavered voice and after visitors find out what’s inside of the last tank, they said “Then it must be…you wouldn’t dare!” in a shocked voice; it proves they know how dangerous humans are. This story gives readers a warning message that we, humans, need to take better actions soon. If human greediness continues in this world, then someday it will pay for our greediness with a great price.
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You answered very well, but check the grammar in your answers. I have highlighted some problem areas.

The story never told exactly the reason of extinction in the story. However, when (missing word) biologist showed (missing word) animals; he mentioned “I'm trying, as it were to make up for brutality and stupidity.” to the visitor, it could mean that extinct (missing word) caused by war or environment pollution.

When he showed cubs of tiger, he told how dangerous animals they are; yet he re-created more than a one cub and he told visitors he will keep them preserve with positively glowing face. However, when he mentioned human in the tank, his voice was quavered unlike when showed cubs of tiger and it proves he knows humans are much (missing word) dangerous than tiger.
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Thanks AlpheccaStars. You gave me a lot of help. And sorry for the grammar...I always mistake somehow....

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The theme is the author's message,central idea, or point of a short story. It may be stated directly within the story in narration or dialogue. It is quite often implied rather than directly stated.
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