Zorba the Greek Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 156 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does the narrator come across while walking on the mountain path?
(a) The ruins of a Minoan city.
(b) An ancient inscribed tablet.
(c) A cave.
(d) A human skeleton.

2. How does Zorba live his life?
(a) He trusts that other people will show him how to live.
(b) He moves about suspecting that everyone wants to hurt him.
(c) He reads books that instruct him how to live.
(d) He lives like every day is his last.

3. With whom does Zorba begin a romance?
(a) A nun.
(b) A young widowed mother.
(c) Dame Hortense.
(d) A strange woman walking on the beach.

4. When Zorba and the narrator refuse Mavrandoni's offer of hospitality, what does he say about them?
(a) He says they are free to choose.
(b) He says that he thinks they must be very hungry.
(c) He calls Madame Hortense mean names.
(d) He says they are ungrateful.

5. What gift does Madame Hortense present to Zorba when he returns from the monastery?
(a) A new pair of pants.
(b) A small clay statue.
(c) A boat.
(d) A pair of wedding rings.

Short Answer Questions

1. While Zorba is away, who invites the narrator to visit Africa?

2. In Chapter 15, what does the narrator momentarily believe is his last obstacle to freedom?

3. What does Zorba consider the act of dancing to be?

4. What happens to Gavrili in the night at the monastery?

5. In Chapter 11, what does the narrator do when he sees the widow?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. A
2. D
3. C
4. A
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. While Zorba is away, who invites the narrator to visit Africa?

Karayannis.

2. In Chapter 15, what does the narrator momentarily believe is his last obstacle to freedom?

Buddha.

3. What does Zorba consider the act of dancing to be?

Communication.

4. What happens to Gavrili in the night at the monastery?

He is murdered by his lover.

5. In Chapter 11, what does the narrator do when he sees the widow?

Nothing. He is unable to approach her.

This section contains 291 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Copyrights
BookRags
Zorba the Greek from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.