Billy Budd Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 11.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is Billy's father?
(a) He is a foundling, and doesn't know his father.
(b) Captain Bligh.
(c) Captain Graveling.
(d) George Budd, a merchant sailor.

2. What does the narrator compare Billy's morality to?
(a) An angel.
(b) A child.
(c) An animal.
(d) A saint.

3. What is Billy's one weakness?
(a) He drinks.
(b) He loves women.
(c) He gets seasick during rough weather.
(d) He stutters.

4. Which famous character does the Victory's quarterdeck decoration commemorate?
(a) Captain Bligh.
(b) Captain Vere.
(c) Captain Graveling.
(d) Admiral Nelson.

5. How do Captain Vere's officers view their commander's personality?
(a) Relaxed and friendly.
(b) Obnoxious and temperamental..
(c) Dry and bookish.
(d) Paranoid and superstitious

Short Answer Questions

1. About what subject does Captain Vere ramble to his sailors, citing examples that the men have never heard of?

2. Which of these factors does the narrator claim leads to Claggart's evil ways?

3. What is Billy and Claggart's relationship like after they begin working together on the Bellipotent?

4. What does Billy Budd swear after witnessing the punishment of the young sailor?

5. What is a "Handsome Sailor"?

(see the answer key)

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