The Shipping News Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 26.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who introduces Quoyle and Wavey?
(a) Billy Pretty.
(b) Bunny.
(c) Agnis Hamm.
(d) Partridge.

2. What bizarre tale does Nutbeem tell?
(a) Of a woman being made to eat rotten fish.
(b) Of a bouncer being assaulted with a fish.
(c) Of a fish being sent to a party.
(d) Of a ghostly sealer feasting on whale blubber.

3. What is part of the managing editor's job?
(a) Doing the advertisements.
(b) Installing heating for the building.
(c) Sub-editing.
(d) Doing the police rounds.

4. Who is Bunny's best friend?
(a) Sunshine.
(b) Herry.
(c) Beety.
(d) Marty.

5. Where had the Quoyles originally settled?
(a) St John's.
(b) Killick-Claw.
(c) Montreal.
(d) Gaze Island.

Short Answer Questions

1. What inspires Quoyle to cook interesting food?

2. After whom did the aunt name her dog?

3. How does Quoyle get the list of ships?

4. What problem did the newsprint carrier have?

5. What other strange occurrence is mentioned?

(see the answer key)

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