Zorba the Greek Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 22.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who mocks the bishop's theories?
(a) The narrator.
(b) Zorba.
(c) Gavrili.
(d) Demetrios.

2. What does the narrator do when Zorba displays frustration with the miners?
(a) He fires several miners.
(b) He calls a lunch break.
(c) He fires Zorba.
(d) He leaves the mine without speaking.

3. In Chapter 16,what type of power does the narrator attempt to describe?
(a) The power of the human body.
(b) The power of the rail system.
(c) The power of the mind concentrated on one thing.
(d) The power of a sexual relationship.

4. In a letter to the narrator, Zorba indicates that he has a devil living inside of him who is like Zorba in every way except what?
(a) It refuses to grow old.
(b) It loves philosophy.
(c) It has warts.
(d) It does not like romance.

5. Who does Zorba suggest that the narrator romantically pursue?
(a) Madame Hortense.
(b) Noussa.
(c) The long lost love of his life.
(d) The widow.

Short Answer Questions

1. In regards to food, what three categories does Zorba say that the three different types of men turn their food into?

2. What does the narrator begin doing late one restless night in Chapter 5?

3. Why does Zorba travel to town in Chapter 12?

4. While Zorba and the narrator are in the shop, who runs past the window?

5. Why does Zorba tell the narrator not to preach equality of the sexes?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. B
2. B
3. C
4. A
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. In regards to food, what three categories does Zorba say that the three different types of men turn their food into?

Fat and manure, work and good humor, and God.

2. What does the narrator begin doing late one restless night in Chapter 5?

He begins the writing of his manuscript.

3. Why does Zorba travel to town in Chapter 12?

To buy supplies for the mine.

4. While Zorba and the narrator are in the shop, who runs past the window?

A beautiful widow.

5. Why does Zorba tell the narrator not to preach equality of the sexes?

He says it will disrupt the island's way of life without offering solutions for making it better.

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