The Shipping News Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 38.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How much money did Wavey's father make on berries in the previous year?
(a) A thousand dollars.
(b) Two thousand dollars.
(c) Twelve hundred dollars.
(d) Five hundred dollars.

2. Why does Tert Card wear knot charms?
(a) Against vampires.
(b) Against the evil eye.
(c) Against gout.
(d) Against canker sores.

3. What does Herry perform?
(a) A piano accordian piece.
(b) A hornpipe.
(c) A bagpipe piece.
(d) A specially prepared song.

4. What creature does Quoyle see when he is clearing trash?
(a) A moose.
(b) An albatross.
(c) A Minke whale.
(d) A Southern Right whale.

5. Why does Quoyle decide to take the boat to Killick-Claw?
(a) It is faster than driving.
(b) He needs to transport the corpse.
(c) He thinks he can tow the corpse there.
(d) The road is blocked.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Wavey bring for Quoyle's supper?

2. The shag is an alternative word for which bird?

3. How old is Jack Buggit?

4. How much did the Melvilles pay Agnis for the boat upholstery?

5. Who introduces Quoyle and Wavey?

(see the answer key)

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