Zorba the Greek Quiz | Lesson Plans Eight Week Quiz D

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Eight Week Quiz D

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the great plan that Zorba reveals to the narrator in Chapter 6?
(a) He plans to blast a new entrance to the mine.
(b) He wants to develop a cable system for transporting timber.
(c) He plans to marry Madame Hortense for her great wealth.
(d) He wants to build a ship so that he and his boss can sail around the world.

2. As the narrator gets to know the mine workers, what does he talk to them about?
(a) Religion.
(b) Socialist ideas.
(c) Revolution.
(d) Women.

3. What is the ultimate physical experience for Zorba?
(a) Playing a musical instrument.
(b) Going to war.
(c) Sex.
(d) Mining.

4. What does Zorba tell the narrator he should have done before going to bed the night before in chapter 4?
(a) Zorba tells him that he should have meditated.
(b) He says the narrator should have told Dame Hortense how beautiful she is.
(c) He tells him he should have cleaned the house.
(d) He tells the narrator that he should have made some work notes for the following day.

5. What does Zorba indicate would be the worst thing the narrator could do to Anagnosti?
(a) Kill his children.
(b) Hire him at the mine.
(c) Leave his celebration.
(d) Cast down his religion.

Short Answer Questions

1. With whom does Zorba begin a romance?

2. What pact do the narrator and his best friend make before parting?

3. What is the narrator's second goal at the end of Chapter 4?

4. What makes the narrator want the widow even more?

5. What happens at the mine in Chapter 9?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. B
2. B
3. C
4. B
5. D
    

Short Answer Questions Key

1. With whom does Zorba begin a romance?

Dame Hortense.

2. What pact do the narrator and his best friend make before parting?

They agree to telepathically warn one another of danger.

3. What is the narrator's second goal at the end of Chapter 4?

He wants to be more grounded in the physical world of men.

4. What makes the narrator want the widow even more?

He has a brush with death.

5. What happens at the mine in Chapter 9?

It collapses.

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