Moby-Dick Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 81-82 | Chapter 83.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Ishmael think the sea monster probably was?
(a) A serpent
(b) A sperm whale
(c) A greenland whale
(d) A shark

2. What story about a whale attack compares to the history of the Titanic?
(a) the ship was sunk on its maiden expedition.
(b) the whale looked like an ice berg.
(c) the ship was believed to be unsinkable.
(d) the ship struck an ice berg while chasing a whale.

3. What is the name of the German whaling vessel?
(a) The Virgin
(b) Super Docker
(c) The Kaiser
(d) The Moby Grape

4. Which of the following is a reason why whales are different from fish?
(a) They can live on land
(b) They have a sense of humor
(c) They have lungs
(d) They have spouts

5. What kind of whale is the largest of the whales?
(a) A greenland whale
(b) A sperm whale
(c) A blue whale
(d) A hunchback whale

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Ishmael linger on the Biblical story of Jonah?

2. Which character is served last at the captain's table?

3. What are the long pieces of blubber called?

4. From what part of the whale's body does Daggoo cut a piece of steak?

5. After the whale is captured, what is the next step?

(see the answer key)

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