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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 24.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. At what time are the sailors called to hear an announcement?
(a) 6:00 a.m.
(b) 8:00 a.m.
(c) 9:00 a.m.
(d) 7:00 a.m.
2. How is John Claggart's appearance described in chapter eight?
(a) Pale and effeminate with curly black hair.
(b) Handsome and strong with blue eyes and blond hair.
(c) Pale and fat with dark red hair.
(d) Dark and swarthy with long black hair.
3. What is Andrew Marvall's profession?
(a) A poet.
(b) A dancer.
(c) A painter.
(d) A sculptor.
4. When Claggart and Billy speak in Chapter 17, which of the following best describes the words that Claggart gives Billy?
5. How old is Billy?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Billy and Claggart's relationship like before they sail together on the Bellipotent?
2. Which types of historical figures are often compared to Billy?
3. How does Claggart respond to the incident in chapter 10?
4. Which character remains cheerful, despite clandestine attempts of persecution?
5. What elements of ship's life are mirrored in the world outside the ship?
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