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. What does the narrator remember his grandfather doing?
(a) He started a mining business.
(b) He had many lovers.
(c) He demanded stories from his guests.
(d) He sailed around the world.

2. What is one of the narrator's goals at the end of Chapter 4?
(a) He wants to forget about Buddha.
(b) He wants to grow his hair long.
(c) He wants to learn to meditate.
(d) He wants to improve his vocabulary.

3. Who takes charge when the work begins in the mine?
(a) Zorba.
(b) The narrator's grandfather.
(c) A soldier.
(d) The narrator.

4. In Chapter 3, what is the narrator reading when Zorba asks him to come in for lunch?
(a) Dante.
(b) Virgil.
(c) Shakespeare.
(d) The Bible.

5. Which of her lovers' names does Madame Hortense's parrot repeat?
(a) Johnson.
(b) Nowacka.
(c) Baudrillard.
(d) Canavaro.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Zorba do when he hears his boss talking to the workmen?

2. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

3. What or who does Zorba live for?

4. What reason does Zorba give for having attacked his old boss?

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

Multiple Choice Questions Key

1. C
2. A
3. A
4. A
5. D

Short Answer Questions Key

1. What does Zorba do when he hears his boss talking to the workmen?

He throws his boss out of the mine.

2. What exclamation does the first chapter conclude with?

"God and the Devil!"

3. What or who does Zorba live for?

Man as individual.

4. What reason does Zorba give for having attacked his old boss?

He offers no excuse or reason.

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

Canavaro.

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