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 does Zorba blame for Madame Hortense's promiscuity?
(a) A priest.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her father.
(d) God.

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

3. 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 has warts.
(c) It does not like romance.
(d) It loves philosophy.

4. How does Zorba feel about women?
(a) He does not take them seriously but enjoys them physically.
(b) He doesn't speak to them but looks constantly for a wife.
(c) He believes they are intellectually superior to men.
(d) He feels closer to them than he does to men.

5. What does the narrator request of Zorba when he remains in Candia for longer than expected?
(a) He requests that he double the supplies purchase.
(b) He asks that he never return.
(c) He requests that he return immediately.
(d) He asks that he bring food when he returns.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Zorba suggest that the narrator should burn his library?

2. What story does Anagnosti tell at the celebration?

3. How does Zorba treat women for the most part?

4. Which of her lovers' names does Madame Hortense's parrot repeat?

5. Who mocks the bishop's theories?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. D
2. A
3. A
4. A
5. C

Short Answer Questions Key

1. Why does Zorba suggest that the narrator should burn his library?

Because his books don't celebrate nature enough.

2. What story does Anagnosti tell at the celebration?

The tale of his birth.

3. How does Zorba treat women for the most part?

He is mostly very kind.

4. Which of her lovers' names does Madame Hortense's parrot repeat?

Canavaro.

5. Who mocks the bishop's theories?

Zorba.

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