Zorba the Greek Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does Zorba believe a man should treat a woman?
(a) He should only spend time with her if he wants to marry her.
(b) He should cook and clean for her.
(c) He should tell her she's beautiful no matter what.
(d) He should lie to her about his other lovers.

2. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?
(a) "God and the Devil!"
(b) "Jesus and Satan!"
(c) "Monks and Demons!"
(d) "Heaven and Hell!"

3. 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 tells the narrator that he should have made some work notes for the following day.
(c) He says the narrator should have told Dame Hortense how beautiful she is.
(d) He tells him he should have cleaned the house.

4. In Chapter 4, what does the narrator do when he first awakens?
(a) Smokes a pipe.
(b) Goes jogging.
(c) Goes straight to work.
(d) Has coffee with Zorba.

5. What does Zorba say that his 80 year-old grandmother wanted?
(a) She wanted a young husband.
(b) She wanted the wars to end.
(c) She wanted to travel to Crete.
(d) She wanted to be serenaded.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the narrator remember his grandfather doing?

2. Who does Zorba offer to take the place of in Madame Hortense's world?

3. What is the ultimate physical experience for Zorba?

4. What does Zorba promise the narrator upon the initiation of their friendship?

5. What or who does Zorba live for?

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. A
3. C
4. A
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does the narrator remember his grandfather doing?

He demanded stories from his guests.

2. Who does Zorba offer to take the place of in Madame Hortense's world?

Canavaro.

3. What is the ultimate physical experience for Zorba?

Sex.

4. What does Zorba promise the narrator upon the initiation of their friendship?

He promises to cook him soup and play him music.

5. What or who does Zorba live for?

Man as individual.

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