Zorba the Greek Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 15.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who were Madame Hortense's four great loves?
(a) Two pilots from America and two from Germany.
(b) Four admirals from England, France, Italy, Russia.
(c) Four chefs from Italy, France, Spain, and Poland.
(d) Four thieves from Crete.

2. What happens at the mine in Chapter 9?
(a) A baby is abandoned there.
(b) They find record amounts of lignite.
(c) It collapses.
(d) Five men suffocate to death.

3. When the narrator meets some young women on his first day in Crete, how do the girls respond?
(a) Joyfully.
(b) With ridicule.
(c) Fearfully.
(d) With hatred.

4. With what does the narrator begin to equate Buddha?
(a) A new, evolved civilization.
(b) The Void and the end of civilization.
(c) Successful mining operations.
(d) The onset of true peace.

5. What is the narrator's topic of conversation with the Mother Superior?
(a) The Martyred Virgin.
(b) The cross.
(c) Blood.
(d) Eternity.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the narrator do on his first morning in Crete?

2. When the narrator meets an old man on the trail, where does the man ask if he's headed?

3. What does the narrator decide about the poetry he has always loved?

4. How does Zorba describe God?

5. The narrator disagrees with the way the old man on the mountain trail does what?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. B
2. C
3. C
4. B
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does the narrator do on his first morning in Crete?

He takes a stroll through the countryside.

2. When the narrator meets an old man on the trail, where does the man ask if he's headed?

The convent.

3. What does the narrator decide about the poetry he has always loved?

It is worthless and does not relate to the true human experience.

4. How does Zorba describe God?

He describes him as a crazier and wilder version of himself.

5. The narrator disagrees with the way the old man on the mountain trail does what?

The old man does not treat his wife as an equal.

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