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. Why does the dinner begin with tears?
(a) The aunt is annoyed with Bunny.
(b) Sunshine fell over.
(c) Bunny fell over.
(d) Quoyle received his credit card bill.

2. What does Billy like about Desperate Cove?
(a) It has a good restaurant.
(b) His girlfriend runs a hotel there.
(c) It has picturesque houses.
(d) Real estate is good value there.

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

4. What experience does Tert Card say makes one 'cry with pleasure'?
(a) Arriving in Florida.
(b) Drinking fresh orange juice.
(c) Getting through the winter.
(d) Taking off from Misky Bay.

5. Why do Argentina and Paraguay refuse to play soccer in Peru?
(a) Because of poor pay.
(b) Because of an influenza epidemic.
(c) Because of a cholera epidemic.
(d) Because of political instability.

Short Answer Questions

1. Whose ancestor resorted to cannibalism?

2. Where is the Melvilles' home?

3. What is a clove hitch?

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

5. What country was Myanmar formerly known as?

(see the answer key)

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