Ahab's Wife, or, the Star-Gazer Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Sena Jeter Naslund
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which food is not mentioned as a staple on the boat?
(a) Oatmeal.
(b) Eggs.
(c) Bananas.
(d) Chicken.

2. What is Una's last name?
(a) Giles.
(b) Mortensen.
(c) Spenser.
(d) Sparrow.

3. Una does not wish to undertake which task?
(a) Washing laundry.
(b) Running the lighthouse.
(c) Operating a store.
(d) Baking.

4. Una compares Ahab to ______.
(a) Kit.
(b) Jonathan.
(c) Giles.
(d) Ulysses.

5. How is Torch related to Una?
(a) Father.
(b) Uncle.
(c) Cousin.
(d) Brother.

6. What is the name of the inn where Una stays?
(a) Sea Goddess.
(b) Sea Farer.
(c) Sea Witch.
(d) Sea Fancy.

7. What type of punch is served at dinner?
(a) Vodka.
(b) Orange.
(c) Fruit.
(d) Rum.

8. What is the name of Kit and Giles' boat?
(a) Sussex.
(b) Petrel.
(c) Dove.
(d) Pequod.

9. Una talks with Giles about making a harness out of braided ____.
(a) Rope.
(b) Kelp.
(c) Hair.
(d) Stockings.

10. What is the girlfriend's married name?
(a) Henderson.
(b) Hussey.
(c) Holbrook.
(d) Harlow.

11. How does Ulysses die?
(a) Falls off a horse.
(b) Suicide.
(c) Hit by a train.
(d) Drowned.

12. Una used to climb _____ trees when she lived in Kentucky.
(a) White pine.
(b) Elm.
(c) Apple.
(d) Blue spruce.

13. What is the first name of Mrs. Swain?
(a) Rebekkah.
(b) Kitty.
(c) Angela.
(d) Susan.

14. Which famous book is mentioned throughout the story?
(a) The Odyssey.
(b) Pilgrim's Progress.
(c) Moby Dick.
(d) The Iliad.

15. Ahab shares which type of candy with the crew?
(a) Black licorice.
(b) Caramels.
(c) Maple.
(d) Rock.

Short Answer Questions

1. Una thinks about making a living on land as a _____.

2. What is the name of Kit's old girlfriend?

3. What is Kit's last name?

4. In chapter 48, the Sussex heads toward which country?

5. How many chickens were on the ship?

(see the answer keys)

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