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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the crew dislike most about the Worcester?
(a) She is moldy.
(b) She is old.
(c) She is slow.
(d) She is leaky.
2. What has earned the Worcester its nick-name?
(a) It was used by pirates for some time.
(b) It has many guns on it.
(c) Many people recognize it readily.
(d) Many corners were cut in the building of it.
3. What keeps Maturin away from home for long periods of time?
(a) His job with the Navy.
(b) His bouts of sickness.
(c) His publishing tours.
(d) His scientific studies.
4. What is Aubrey's title in the Navy?
5. What is Maturin's occupation?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where will Aubrey go if he refuses the post on the Worcester?
2. How does Aubrey describe his mission on the Worcester as part of his career?
3. Why do the officers on the Worcester dislike Maturin?
4. How does Maturin feel about Aubrey?
5. How is Maturin embarrassed when he first boards the Worcester?
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